I don’t have much to write about, but I thought I would post a bunch of pictures Mike & I have taken recently. Our time on the ice is running short – we are scheduled to depart for New Zealand in 2 weeks on February 19th.
Above & below: Emperor penguin on the Ross Ice Shelf. White Island behind.
Above: 6 LC-130 Hercules Below: 4 twin otters and 1 DC-3
Above: The container ship American Tern arriving at McMurdo. Notice the blow spout from a whale in the foreground. Mt. Lister in background.
Below: Unloading containers.
Above: The ice edge about 6 miles from McMurdo Station
Below: Ice chunk off Hut Point
Above: The bearded brother with Mt. Erebus in the background.
Below: Just another beautiful day in paradise.