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Why Australians should care about the South Pole


Leane, E, Why Australians should care about the South Pole, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, United States, 7 July 2016 (2016) [Newspaper Article]

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Earth’s geographic poles have been making a lot of news lately. Canada is looking to make a claim on the North Pole within the next couple of years, arguing that the pole (along with a large slab of the Arctic seabed) falls within the limits of its continental shelf, despite similar existing claims by Denmark and Russia.

Item Details

Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:South Pole, Australia, geopolitics
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Human geography
Research Field:Human geography not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Other culture and society
Objective Field:Other culture and society not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Leane, E (Professor Elizabeth Leane)
ID Code:120562
Year Published:2016
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (FT120100402)
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2017-08-28
Last Modified:2021-02-02

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