Monthly Archives: January 2017

January 1: PAL-LTER Expedition Underway!

Post by VIMS Graduate Student John “Jack” Conroy. 1 January 2017 11:29 pm local 59° 22.081’ S 62° 38.215’ W Happy New Year! I left Virginia after breakfast last Tuesday and arrived in Punta Arenas, Chile in time for a late Wednesday dinner. This small port city at the end of South America hosts the … Continue reading “January 1: PAL-LTER Expedition Underway!” Continue reading

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December 27: Christmas

Post by VIMS graduate student Mar Arroyo. 27 Dec 2016 22:07 – 65° 19’ S, 109° 5’ E Merry Christmas! When is the best time to celebrate Christmas, if not Dec 25th? Two days later on a ship stuck in the ice! The voyage leaders and watercraft operators were working hard to finish off the final … Continue reading “December 27: Christmas” Continue reading

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