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Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 3:00pm

Last week at the Pole was somewhat busy, but not too busy to pitch a Scott tent and sleep outdoors.

Monday, March 7, 2022 - 10:30am

It’s getting colder, and when temperatures get too low, the winterovers can’t use snow vehicles to get around.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 3:45pm

At the South Pole, you get only two seasons, and last week the South Pole station closed for…winter!

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 11:30am

Last week was quiet for the IceCube detector but not so quiet for the South Pole station—lots of activity going on there.

Monday, February 14, 2022 - 11:15am

More than half of the upcoming winterover crew arrived last week to the South Pole, much later than in typical years.

Friday, February 4, 2022 - 11:15am

While it’s still summer at the Pole and the sun is shining on many days, there’s no getting away from the cold and snow.

Friday, January 28, 2022 - 3:30pm

Last week was fairly quiet at the Pole, with the highlight going to touring the ice tunnels below the station.

Monday, January 24, 2022 - 11:00am

Last week at the Pole was busy, with tours, emergency training, and the annual South Pole marathon.

Friday, January 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

IceCube winterover Moreno is walking off in the distance under a large halo.

Monday, January 10, 2022 - 3:00pm

Last week was the “last” (52nd) week of the year at the South Pole, and as usual, there was a lot going on.