Our mission is to better understand Antarctic climate history and processes, and their influence on the global climate system, especially in New Zealand and the southwest Pacific region.
We believe this research opens up exciting opportunities and challenges for young scientists, as well as providing a sound basis for international debate and policy development on global change issues.
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Fundraising is underway to ensure a ground-breaking film on climate change, featuring Victoria University of Wellington scientists, can be adapted for broadcast on United States public television. By supporting this crowd funding initiative for as little as $10, you will help others understand why climate is changing, and give them the understanding and confidence to respond. Read more»
Peter has spent nearly 4 months in Antarctica, measuring rare earth element concentrations in ice to understand the processes controlling aerosol transport to Antarctica. Originally from the US, Peter came to Victoria University to experience the research environment in another country. More »