Some fruits and vegetables last longer than others. Lettuce is almost out of time. Grapefruit seems to be holding on. Cucumber looks brown. Bananas had a good run, but they will only be appearing in the form of bread and cake until March 23.

Bananas past their expiration date on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer
After two and a half weeks at sea, many of the fresh fruits and vegetables onboard the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer icebreaker are starting to brown and likely won't be available much longer

Onboard the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer icebreaker in the Amundsen Sea off the southwest coast of Antarctica
Weather Summary
Partly cloudy with some sun, high winds
Wind Speed
33 knots from the SSE
Wind Chill