Every night, when the others are savouring a well-deserved beer or retreating to their cabin for a good sleep, one team rises. For the next four hours, they will watch […]
Gerit, my cabinmate, has a great research programme that makes her highly popular onboard. Every day, she flies for two to three hours with the helicopter, sitting at the back, […]
I am in charge. If something goes wrong, that will be my fault. Why is the ship vibrating that much, seriously? How can I be in charge of a whole […]
Personal blogging was not allowed while we were on the ship. Although the official Polarstern blogging team did a great job, we thought we’d complement with info (and photos) specific […]
Here we are! We landed in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, on Tuesday and tomorrow morning the expedition finally begins. We will leave Longyearbyen, get out of the fjord and go… where exactly? […]
Meet Sara Sahlin, Master student working with me (Céline Heuzé) at the University of Gothenburg. In just under two weeks, her and I will be embarking on the R/V Polarstern […]
The field season is finished for this year! Thanks for reading us, and we hope to see you again in a few months!