Princess Elisabeth Antarctica viewed from the sky

News from Antarctica

Interested in what's happening down at Princess Elisabeth? News from the field are posted here regularily to keep you updated about what is going on during the various seasons.

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    in Daily Life

    Merry Christmas

    Christmas was celebrated on the night of December 24th, close to the way it is feasted in Belgium. The coast team made it back to the base camp on time,…

  • Storm Over Base Camp - Copyright: International Polar Foundation - © International Polar Foundation

    in Daily Life

    Stormy Weather Hits East Antarctica

    The second convoy reached Utsteinen on December 21st (7 30 pm), carrying part of the crane and frozen food to last through mid-March 2008. Strong winds and heavy snow falls are coming down…