Live Science: Dispatches from the Field

Moving farther north, above landscapes of ice and rock

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Left Pennsylvania 36 hours ago, now 500 miles above the Arctic Circle. Each step has gone like clockwork, still one step to go, so I hope I... Read more

Food adds to the quality of expedition life

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Food is a big part of the quality of life during our field season in Nunavut. The landscape is austere, the temperature is low (35-45 degrees)... Read more

Prepping for three weeks in remote Arctic: Yes, we bring duct tape

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Academy of Natural Sciences’ paleontologist Ted Daeschler is returning to Arctic Canada for three weeks in July for another installment... Read more