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Lonely summer for Antarctic researchers

 

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TVNZ reporter Will Hine and camera operator Brent Walters travelled to Antarctica as part of Antarctica New Zealand's media programme this summer. 
 

Imagine spending months in a lonely Antarctic hut cut off from the outside world with only a handful of colleagues from NZ and the US and a few thousand penguins for company.  That's the lot of researchers who spend their summers at Antarctica's remote Cape Bird.

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