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Chasing (Antarctic) Ice

May 9, 2013

Two months of icebreaking in 5 minutes:

Time-lapse of our icebreaker, the Nathaniel B. Palmer, traveling through the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Two months of sequences, condensed into less than five minutes, with a surprise at the end. Enjoy! To learn more about the current movement to protect the Ross Sea, visit and

Just another reminder that the Antarctic is special, and should be protected. (Also a great advertisement for a career as an environmental scientist).

PS: If you are not familiar with the story of Nathaniel Palmer, it is a story worth knowing.

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  1. May 9, 2013 8:30 am

    Awesome video. Thanks for sharing. With over 400K views, I’m surprised I’ve not heard about it yet. Late to the party as usual.

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