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Speaking to Meadowlark Elementary, Kansas

Last month I had the chance to speak to the fifth grade class at Meadowlark elementary school in Andover, Kansas, after some of the teachers there got in touch with me. 525 more words

Going to (South) Georgia

Living and working in remote environments, like South Georgia, involves a certain element of risk. Even though there is a doctor on the research base, we will be almost 1500km away from the nearest hospital! 36 more words

The British Antarctic Survey

I did not know, before reading the obituary of Richard Laws that The British Antarctic Survey (of which Laws was Director in the 1970s and 80s), that the successful continuation of this hugely renowned scientific base was indirectly due to the Falklands War. 280 more words