Andrew Darby is the Hobart correspondent for Fairfax Media. His focus is on Australia's interests south of 40 Degrees South - Tasmania, the Southern Ocean and Antarctica. He is the author of the internationally published Harpoon: Into the Heart of Whaling
Andrew Darby As Japan's most tumultuous Antarctic whaling season yet draws to a close, it seems everybody dodged, if not a harpoon, then a bullet.
Andrew Darby It takes a lot of grunt to throw a sumo wrestler, but in the end what counts is that extra ounce.
Andrew Darby Whoever said eternal vigilance is the price of liberty clearly didn't foresee drones.