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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.

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.”

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:45am

The first auroras of the season are always an exciting time, especially for those folks lucky enough to be at the Pole.

Friday, April 23, 2021 - 9:30am

The flags at the ceremonial pole were captured in shadow against a colorful horizon after sunset.

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