McMurdo Station

It was snowing when we arrived at McMurdo Station, the main logistics hub for the United States Antarctic Program and the largest Antarctic station.  Built on the bare volcanic rock of Ross Island, it is the furthest south of any solid ground accessible by ship…the world’s most southern port.    Established by the U.S. Navy … More McMurdo Station

Off to the frozen South!

I must apologize for the delay in getting this blog up and running, but between adjusting to the culture/environment in Antarctica, learning new procedures/equipment, and getting the clinic ready for the long winter season, my free time was rather limited.   My journey south started in Denver with some last minute training and administrative issues.  … More Off to the frozen South!