January 2, 2009
Hello from McMurdo Station! We made it, and it's wonderful to be here. The sheer elation, the surreal surroundings, and a touch of sleep deprivation all make it feel like a dream. Here's how the day...
January 1, 2009
Early this morning, we're back at Christchurch a
December 31, 2008
An unexpected free day in Christchurch, and an opportunity to re-visit the Canterbury Museum. I peruse its various areas, but like a heat-seeking (or in this case, ice-seeking) missile, I'm drawn...
December 30, 2008
We passengers did our part, but the weather did not.
December 29, 2008
There are 40 of us flying to McMurdo tomorrow. 29 are with the U.S. Antarctic program, the others are with New Zealand. Most of our 29 are either National Science Foundation grantees or Raytheon...
December 28, 2008
Today was my free time in Christ
December 27, 2008
This is my first time in New Zealand. I'll be here till Tuesday.
December 25, 2008
I'm officially on my way to Antarctica, and my first stop is Singapore. I initially didn't expect this visit to figure into the project blog. The climate here is anything but polar (it's downright...
December 15, 2008
About the Long View Project.
December 11, 2008
Background on the Long View Project blog's author.