RV Polarstern

Pandemic forces Arctic expedition to take 3-week break photos

Pandemic forces Arctic expedition to take 3-week break

  • RV Polarstern will leave its position in the high Arctic and break through the surrounding sea ice to rendezvous with two German vessels bringing supplies and crew replacements
  • Expedition leader Markus Rex: It’s one of the last human communities in the world where a hundred people can have a barbecue together
By AP ·