Halfway

Halfway

Halfway Around the World Sailing on the edge of yesterday along the International Date Line   ; Between Hemispheres International Date During the last leg of our expedition, our research path took us right along the 180° line of longitude: the seam between the...
My Buddy Eric

My Buddy Eric

This Happened to My Buddy Eric Our seventh float, My Buddy Eric, has been deployed   ; My Buddy Eric— Wallenberg High School in San Francisco, CA. Location: 179° 59.7197’ E; 74° 54.0507’ S Time: Fri 27 JAN 2023 10:17 UTC Temperature: -1.6°C, Wind 18 kts SSE Float...
Sir Float a Lot

Sir Float a Lot

A Grand Entrance for Sir Float a Lot Our sixth float, Sir Float a Lot, has been deployed   ; Sir Float a Lot— Our Lady of the Lake Parish School in Seattle, WA Location: 175° 29.6493’ E; 74° 54.0741’...
Jang Bogo

Jang Bogo

So Close, Yet So Far! Bad weather brings disappointment at Jang Bogo Station   ; Visiting Jang Bogo Station Arrival We arrived at Jang Bogo Station in the late hours of January 19, local time. I was excited to be so close to the continent and see the station, so...
Sea Ice

Sea Ice

An Ocean of Ice Crossing the Antarctic Circle into the Zone of Sea Ice.   ; Frozen Seas Ice Ahead As I was preparing to go to bed one night, I began to hear some loud crashes and bangs against the hull. Then more screeches and scrapes. On the other side of the...