The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' but 'That's funny...' --Isaac Asimov
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Entries from April 2015

Greenland Traverse Travel Log — 1 year later

April 17th, 2015 No Comments

Follow along with Eric as he re-lives the adventure of the 2014 Greenland Traverse! Day by day he’ll be posting about skiing 550km from Tasiilaq to Kangerlussauq, to study the microbes inhabiting the snow and ice of Greenland.


Sea Ice Fungi on the R/V Sikuliaq

April 1st, 2015 No Comments

Check out Brandon Hassett’s adventures looking for sea ice fungi aboard the brand-new R/V Sikuliaq! Ship seen from the ‘headstone’ along the line of the performance test. Photo by Roger Topp