Another update from Da Boss

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As of this writing,  all ANSMET personnel have left Antarctica and are on their way home via Christchurch,  NZ.   I will put together a post to wrap-up the season sometime in about a week,  so stay tuned…..   Ralph… Read more »

McMurdo Activities

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  Katie Joy, McMurdo Station, 26th January 2013     In the last few days the ANSMET systematic team’s cargo was returned from Ottway Massif. The team have been cleaning up and inventorying gear, and packing up equipment in preparation for… Read more »

Short update from da boss…..

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- Ralph Harvey,  Case Western Reserve U. this just in, circa 1:20 pm east coast US time.   Jim, Andrew and Rob are finally back in McMurdo after several days stuck at Otway…..  And a couple of people (Mini and… Read more »

Ice-tronauts

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Stan Love McMurdo Station, Antarctica 2013 January 23 “If you’ve done ANSMET, you’ve done long duration space flight.” – Don Pettit, ANSMET veteran and three-time Space Shuttle and International Space Station crew member. A future human mission to Mars will… Read more »

back in town

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      Katie Joy, Recon team, 23rd January 2013 The ANSMETrecon team left South Pole on the 21st Jan (see photo of the LC-130 plane that transported us), are now back in McMurdo. We are currently waiting for our cargo to… Read more »