Antarctica

Travel and work in Antarctica

Happy Thanksgiving from a fugitive

Howdy to everyone back in the states!  Wow, I hadn't realized just how long its been since I last sent out a dispatch. Since the last time I've written, we've had an amazing Halloween party, the station populat... Read More...

Fire drills, power outages, and slushies

Well, life is starting to settle into some kind of a routine now.  I'm starting to feel pretty comfortable with the way that turnover is going.  There is a huge amount of information to absorb, but luckily my p... Read More...

It’s freezing and there’s no oxygen

  Well, it's been a long couple of weeks since I've last written, but it's been quite eventful.  I think I last said that I was about to go to the McMurdo station bar, and celebrate my 28th birthday. ... Read More...

In the land of 20 hour daylight

Hey guys, I've finally arrived in Antarctica! The plane ride down here was one of the most uncomfortable I've ever been on, but it's all worth it when I look out the windows at the Trans-Antarctic mountains. Th... Read More...