A Small Island in the South Pacific

I thought that all of the boats had left for the season, but then, on my way to lunch, I looked out in the frozen channel, past all of the

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I’m Dreaming of Penguins from Space!

‘Beep, Beep, Beep’, the alarm went off at 6:00am like normal. I was lying there in bed when I realized something out of the ordinary – There was a spaceship

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Cruising the Antarctic Isles

It was a beautiful day – The sun was shining brightly over the western slopes of Mt Erebus, there was no wind to speak of and the temperature was warm

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Where I work

Its been a while since i have posted anything, sorry about that. Work has been really busy with assembly, programming and integration of the various parts of the underwater camera

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Stuffed Toys In Antarctica

Captain Cook (Penguin) visits Chapel of the Snows.Berkley and OzGold (bears) look around at the rocks and soil

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Out and about in Antarctica

Much of McMurdo was closed today because of the holiday. Many people spent this time hiking, eating, and relaxing. In the morning, we spent much of our time using the

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Behind The NSF Chalet

There is a beautiful observation deck behind the chalet. It has the flags of the nations who were involved with Admiral Byrd’s Transantarctic Expedition as well as a bust of

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McMurdo Station

McMurdo Station is the largest US research station in Antarctica. It is located on Ross Island which some consider to be the one of the most beautiful parts of the

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First Day of Winter

The last flight of the summer season departed Mactown yesterday. A small group of well wishes gathered at Building 140 to bid farewell to the final 71 summer people as

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