05:36 Police in 3 British regions are investigating allegations of historical child sexual abuse against late former prime minister Edward Heath

04:58 More than 20 fire fighters have battled a blaze at Auckland's Sandringham Road Laundromat that broke out just before three this morning

04:54 A 10 wicket win for the Black Caps in the second ODI in Harare - the NZers chasing down the 235 for nine target set by Zimbabwe

04:28 Fonterra's fortnightly auction has been another disaster for dairy farmers - prices plunged 9.3% .... the tenth consecutive fall

04:25 WEATHER: AKL: Rain, heavy falls, NE strengthens, 15 - WGTN: Cloud increases, rain, 13 - CHCH: Fine and frosty, 12 - DUN: Fine and frosty, 12

Wed, 20 Jun 2012

Antarctica was much warmer 15 million years ago!

A new study from NASA, led by University of Southern California Researcher and Scientist Sarah Feakins has found that ancient Antarctica was much warmer and wetter than previously suspected. Ms Feakins told RadioLIVE Drive that ancient Antarctica was up to 11 degrees warmer - warm enough to support vegetation growth! 20 June 2012

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