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Punta Arenas!

Most of the science party for NBP1410 is now safely arrived in Punta Arenas after their various journeys! We are very much looking forward to getting to work on the ship tomorrow, but for tonight, all there was time for was dinner. 28 more words

Musings Of An Oceanographer


I am writing this blog post from the same place I wrote the last blog post – Dallas Fort-Worth Airport. The flight to Santiago last night was cancelled, apparently due to mechanical difficulties with the plane. 199 more words

Musings Of An Oceanographer

The Adventure Begins!

I am writing this blog post en-route to Punta Arenas; the adventure is begun! Due to the weird world of airline ticket pricing, we’re not all traveling together, instead in ones, twos, or threes, we’re making our way through multiple US airports, and hoping to meet up in Santiago, Chile. 376 more words

Musings Of An Oceanographer

Intracontinentaal gereis

Ongeveer een maand geleden begon voor mij een bewogen (ook in de letterlijke zin) periode met veel gereis. Het laatste weekend van oktober heb ik Marijtje, een uitwisselingsstudente uit Nederland (de enige in mijn district), bezocht in haar stad: Talca. 2,889 more words

Chile: Part 2

If you skipped part one, you really shouldn’t have. Catch up here: Part 1.

After our two nights in the Elqui Valley, we headed back to La Serena and flew down to Punta Arenas to begin the next phase of our adventure. 1,924 more words


Torres del Paine

Sunday 2nd November 2014

We are a bit sad that we have to leave the wonderful Hotel Lago del Desierto but at some point we have to continue our journey south if we want to make it to Ushuaia on this trip. 804 more words

The 2014 Rucksack Trip

New Blog Name and Sunday's Adventure

Hello friends. So First of all I would like to introduce to you my blog. I know I’ve had it for a while but when I started it I wasn’t quite sure to what to call it. 992 more words