Simon Newton’s short film of the start of the expedition is now available. See it here!
As Antarctic Quest 21 draws to a close, the science team find time to send some video footage of what they have been doing.
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Oh no (I hear you say) please, not another new story of contamination and its dreadful consequences! And yet…
It snows on the Antarctic Peninsula. (Still :))
As eight explorers turn their backs to the departing ship, they know that for the next six weeks, the team are totally self-reliant.
I have the feeling that the Antarctic Quest 21 team just sneaked out of the country before more stringent ‘omicron’-related restrictions made it even more difficult to get this expedition on its way.
…we need to know in more detail how solid Earth responds to the massive ice loss we are facing on Antarctica as a result of climate change: