Why did we get an International Space Station before an International Antarctic Station?

@article{Hemmings2011WhyDW,
  title={Why did we get an International Space Station before an International Antarctic Station?},
  author={A. Hemmings},
  journal={The Polar Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={1},
  pages={16 - 5}
}
  • A. Hemmings
  • Published 2011
  • Political Science
  • The Polar Journal
  • Despite public projection of, and formal commitments in the Antarctic Treaty and subsequent instruments of the Antarctic Treaty System to, international scientific cooperation and the sharing of facilities, international stations are scarce. Of 110 current main facilities in the Antarctic Treaty area, only two are joint stations, and both involve only two states. International scientific cooperation in Antarctica is well developed, but this appears not to ordinarily involve joint facilities… CONTINUE READING
    12 Citations

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 27 REFERENCES
    The Achievements of the IGY
    • 3
    A history of Antarctic science
    • 87
    Environmental Law – Antarctica.
    • 2011
    Initial Environmental Evaluation -Removal of Bulk Fuel Storage Facilities at the Former Site of Cape Hallett Station
    • 2005
    Initial Environmental Evaluation – Removal of Bulk Fuel Storage Facilities at the Former Site of Cape Hallett Station, Victoria Land, Antarctica
    • Christchurch: Antarctica New Zealand,
    • 2005