Aurora Borealis
"I was sitting, waiting, wishing" -Jack Johnson It was dark, cold, and my mind was filled with awe and wonder as I watched waves of yellowish green dance across the night sky. Sometimes the light…
Direction sign at the International Arcitc Research Center
"Stand...think about direction wonder why you haven't before" REM North or South? Outside or Inside? Climate or Weather? Hot or Cold? Videos or Photos? Tired or Awake? Yesterday was filled with…
Ross Sea Polynya
"You Must Learn...Let Me Demonstrate the Force of Knowledge" KRS One As the sun sets behind the evergreen trees outside my hotel room in Fairbanks, Alaska, my eyelids begin to droop as my head…
First day PolarTREC sign
"What will you do with your one wild and precious life?" Mary Oliver's words rang through my ears as I sat on a rock close to my home in northern California. Hmmmm? What will I do with this life of…