Congress: Shutdown Exemption for the United States Antarctic Program
by Richard Jeong · 4,144 supporters
Good news of sorts
McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Oct 10, 2013 — http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11138156
"New Zealand scientists will take over research operations in Antarctica as the United States withdraws its teams during the government shut-down..."