Life at the Pole 2

  • Week 19 at the Pole
    Look how bright it seems—but it’s not the sun, it’s the full moon. Just as the skies reached complete darkness […]

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  • Week 18 at the Pole
    Finally more stars and auroras can be observed at the South Pole as the sky continues to get darker and […]

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  • Week 17 at the Pole
    IceCube’s winterovers were out at the IceCube Lab (ICL) for some troubleshooting last week, and they captured a few different […]

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  • Week 16 at the Pole
    Last week at the Pole was a quiet one for the IceCube detector. The IceCube winterovers, on the other hand, […]

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  • Week 15 at the Pole
    It’s finally getting dark at the Pole. Last week, IceCube winterovers went out to the IceCube Lab to do some […]

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  • Week 14 at the Pole
    Last week at the Pole brought claims of auroras in the skies overhead. No photos to go with those claims—not […]

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  • Week 13 at the Pole
    Ahh…twilight—that magical time when our surroundings seem to soften under the diminishing light of day. At the South Pole, twilight […]

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  • Week 12 at the Pole
    As with the previous week, last week’s weather at the Pole was a little cloudy, not the best for getting […]

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  • Week 11 at the Pole
    Long shadows are getting even longer. The sun hasn’t quite set completely at the Pole, but it’s very close. The […]

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  • Week 10 at the Pole
    IceCube’s winterovers started off last week with continued detector troubleshooting from the previous week. Later in the week, they joined […]

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  • Week 9 at the Pole
    Last week was somewhat busy at the South Pole for IceCube’s winterovers. There were a couple of troubleshooting issues regarding […]

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  • Week 8 at the Pole
    It’s getting colder and colder at the South Pole. And when temperatures get too low, the winterovers can’t use snow […]

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