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  • Belgian Minister in Antarctica

    Belgian Minister in Antarctica

    In November 2004, the New Zealand government hosted the Belgian Federal Minister for Science Policy, Mr Marc Verwilghen at the Antarctic Research station, Scott Base, in McMurdo Sound. Alain Hubert of …

  • BELARE 2004 : Station site chosen

    BELARE 2004 : Station site chosen

    On Monday 29 November 2004, the Belare 2004 team located the optimal site for the new Antarctic summer station in the Sör Røndane Mountains, 200 metres north of the Usteinen …