Monthly Archives: August 2015

Thanks for reading!

This officially marks the end of my Antarctic adventures (at least for now). As I have now started my thesis work and my research is unlikely to take me back to Antarctica soon, this is also the end of Kate Goes … Continue reading

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Final South Pole Adventures and Departure

December 29, 2015 As I write this I’m back in McMurdo, on my way back to the United States. I may be here for a few days, as flights are running slow due to weather and the holidays, but it … Continue reading

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A Very Merry South Pole Christmas

Merry Christmas from the bottom of the world! As I write this it is still Christmas across the US, but I’m enjoying some post-Christmas time off after a full day of celebrations yesterday. The South Pole Station knows how to … Continue reading

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South Pole Tourist Season

This post is for those of you who have been reading this blog and wondering “I’m not a scientist; how can I get to the South Pole?” For those who want to visit and work in Antarctica for an extended … Continue reading

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Week Three

Sunday, December 21, 2014 Another week has passed, and things are starting to feel like Christmas here! Last weekend the station decorated the galley (dining hall) with a full-sized (fake) Christmas tree, Christmas wreathes, and various decorations along the windowsills. … Continue reading

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