Tectonic plates animation

This animated video shows the movement of the ...

Ocean acidification

Our oceans are absorbing about one-third of ...

The bottom of the food chain

NIWA scientist David Bowden explains the ...

The food web in the Ross Sea

This diagram shows how the food web in the ...

Seals are consumers

An ecosystem must contain producers ...

Sea surface temperature

This image clearly shows warmer surface water ...

How does air get trapped in the ice ...

Dr Katja Riedel of NIWA talks about how snow ...

The ocean conveyor belt

Professor Keith Hunter, of the University of ...

A tent in Antarctica

The tents used in Antarctica are special ...

Measuring gas concentrations

Dr Katja Riedel of NIWA explains that the air ...

Staying warm in Antarctica

In Antarctica you have to wear multiple ...

Antarctic phytoplankton

Antarctic phytoplankton, Fragilaria ...

An Antarctic silverfish

The Antarctic silverfish (Pleuragramma ...

Antarctic zooplankton

Krill is one of the best known Antarctic ...

Crustal plates

Movement of crustal plates over semi-molten ...

What are isotopes?

Dr Katja Riedel of NIWA explains what ...

Insulation with feathers

Keeping warm involves stopping the transfer ...

How to become a climate scientist

Dr Mike Williams from NIWA explains what ...

The greenhouse effect

What happens to incoming solar radiation? 6% ...

Antarctic icefish

Andrew Stewart is discussing the adaptations ...

The Antarctic field toilet

To keep Antarctica as pristine as possible ...

Dr Katja Riedel wrapped in layers

Keeping warm involves stopping the transfer ...

Eccentricity half

Eccentricity refers to whether the Earth’s ...

Springtails

Springtails are small insects that have ...

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