Campus Sights
Today was a very productive day at orientation which began at 8:30 AM. I think one of the most important aspects of the PolarTREC program is to hear comments, suggestions and hear about experiences…
What is an AMOMFW? Since the field season has been over for several months I dropped into Madison, WI to find out what the scientists have been doing. When do they look at their data, analyze what…
WATIZIT WATIZIT I planned to write this final” report as I was flying north, but as you can see that didn’t happen. I am not sure which was more disorienting and surreal; last week when I arrived…
Have my room inspected, Pack everything, Haul it up the hill to be weighed, Leave half of it, Carry the other half back to my room, Wait for tomorrow's flight in the C-17. Bag Drag and Flight Notice…
McMurdo Posting TIme 1-27-08 1:11 PM Central Standard Posting Time 1-26-08 6:11 PM Byrd AWS Weather Data Temperature- 5 F Wind Direction- East South East Wind Speed- 22…
Local Posting Day and Time- 1-27-08 10:45 AM Central Standard Posting Day and Time- 1-26-08 3:45 PM Theresa's Weather 1-27-08 Temperature- 5 F Wind Direction- East Wind…
Local Posting Day and Time- 1-27-08 9:40 AM Central Standard Posting Day and Time- 1-26-08 2:40 PM Today's WATIZIT WYIZIT What Is This About? Our First Full Day At WAIS We are here to repair 5…
WAIS is literally in the middle of nowhere. About 700 miles to the South Pole, about 700 miles to McMurdo. The only solid "permanent” structure is the Arch, the recently built high tech drilling and…
Happy Birthday Krystal!!! WAIS Divide 1-21&22- 08 Local Posting Day and Time- 1-26-08 7:28 PM Central Standard Posting Day and Time- 1-26-08 12:28 AM WAIS Divide Weather Temperature…
If you had to shovel a barrel of snow and melt it first? Antarctica Time: Friday, 25 January | 5:30AM Good morning from WAIS divide. Imagine camping on top of 2 miles of snow and ice, that is what I…
Good Morning 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th Periods GOod Luck (hopefully you studied and won't need luck) on your semester test this week and for those of you who are showing at the stock show, good…
Local Posting Day and Time- 1-20-08 9:0PM Central Standard Posting Day and Time- 1-20-08 2:00AM McMurdo Weather Temperature- 34F Wind Direction- East Wind Speed- 7 MPH Wind Chill…