Nice While it Lasted – a blog by Spencer Smirl
CampNice While it Lasted – a blog by Spencer SmirlYesterday, the 14th of June, was a rare day for us here at our winter camp. It was the third of three consecutive days of no wind. Not only was the air as still as stone, the sky was clear as well. I couldn’t remember the last time I witnessed the sharp edge of the horizon in the distance. The thirty plus days of howling wind spins the snow…
Fact of the Day:
During winter the sea around Antarctica freezes and this area of frozen sea can be greater than the size of the continent.