VIDEO: This footage of auroras was taken from the International Space Station.
British astronaut Tim Peake (whose...
Aurora Australis has successfully refloated after being stranded for two days in Antarctica. On Wednesday morning, the icebreaker broke away from its mooring lines during a blizzard with wind gusts of more than 170km/h and was grounded on rocks at the West Arm in Horseshoe Harbour. 68 people were stranded […]
Weather conditions have improved at Mawson Station in the Antarctic where a blizzard grounded the Aurora Australis supply ship. All 68 expeditioners and crew on board the Aurora Australis are safe and well. The ship’s crew will try to refloat the ship once 37 expeditioners are transferred ashore to Mawson […]
The Aurora Australis, Australia’s Anatarctic supply ship, has run aground while resupplying Mawson station. The ship broke free of its mooring during a blizzard with winds of 130km/h, drifted and then hit ground at West Arm in Horseshoe Harbour. The Australian Antarctic Division says the combined 67 crew and expeditioners […]
On the way to Antarctica.
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