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Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 1:15pm

Although IceCube is a well-behaved detector, it nonetheless has issues arise from time to time that require attention.

Person arranging donuts on a cooling rack.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 2:30pm
Frosty view of LIDAR.
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The moon was out last week, lighting up the skies a bit for outdoor treks. Indoors, donuts were happening.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

Midwinter finally arrived, with its many traditions, including exchanging gifts and sharing a lavish meal.

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 9:45am

Last week at the Pole was relatively busy, at least compared to the previous week.

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 11:15am

As far as the IceCube detector goes, a quiet week is a good week.As far as the IceCube detector goes, a quiet week is a good week.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:00am

Last week there was a rare super blood moon event, shown here high in the dark sky above the IceCube Lab.

Friday, May 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

It was relatively quiet last week at the Pole, but the skies were full of excitement.

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 11:00am

It’s night at the South Pole—dark skies all the time, no sunlight for months—but that doesn’t mean there is no light.

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

The moon was bright enough to allow the IceCube winterovers to turn off their headlamps a bit while they were working outside.

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 9:30am

Among all the healthy activities at the Pole lately is the “Climb to Mt. Everest” challenge, performed by climbing the stairs of the “beer can.”

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