• Dominic Thorn

    Master of Science student researching weather patterns in the Southern Ocean and their effects on Antarctic ice. Keen skier, surfer and lover of the outdoors.

  1. The holy grail of climate science

    There was excitement in the air in Hobart last year when over 200 scientists from 22 different countries converged for the second International Partnerships in Ice …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/02/the-holy-grail-of-climate-science

  2. The loss of the Endurance

    MEN WANTED: FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOUR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/29/the-loss-of-the-endurance

  3. Tracking an ice giant

    Between July 10-12 of this year an iceberg four times the size of London broke off from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica. The 5,800km2 …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/24/tracking-an-ice-giant

  4. Waves of Victoria

    No other country in the world offers more bang for your buck than Australia when it comes to surfing. Hordes of surfers come to explore our …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/07/waves-of-victoria