ANSMET on NPR’s Weekend Edition!

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  NPR’s Weekend Edition managed to do a story on ANSMET this morning,  including a satellite phone call with the gang at Miller Range recorded a few days ago.   You can read the story,   listen to the broadcast… Read more »

All is calm, or not…..

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No posts from either team in the last two days strongly suggests the mcmurdo group are finally on the move.   As noted previously,  the folks already at Miller Range don’t have a lot of electrical capacity so they’re not… Read more »

The Day Before Christmas in McMurdo

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Greetings from McMurdo, where half of the ANSMET will be spending Christmas! Two LC-130s arrived here yesterday from Christchurch so we were optimistic about getting out to CTAM today. Getting the Herc that’s currently stuck at the South Pole back… Read more »

snow and fog

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We woke up today at Miller Range to low clouds and a light dusting of snow. It’s been like this off and on for a few days here. The reason we are getting snow all the way up here is… Read more »

Short update from McMurdo

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Ralph here-  got a short update from the gang still in McMurdo-  yes, you read that correctly, they are still in McMurdo.  I received emails from Jim and Manavi.  Jim says that there’s a broken LC-130 at South Pole Station… Read more »

Live From The Field

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  Hello World Beyond Miller Range,   The ANSMET 2013-14 forward party is reporting in from the South Miller Range, If you have been following along you know that we spent 5 days from 13 December to the 18th before… Read more »