Antarctica

Wordie House, An Antarctic Home Very Far Away from Home

It must have felt like winter was never going to end for the men who signed up to go to… Read More

November 23, 2019

Gliding Through the Glassy Calm Waters of Antarctica’s Kodak Gap

That the Lemaire Channel is nicknamed "Kodak Gap" is a pretty good indication that it's reliably scenic. When the conditions… Read More

September 12, 2019

Penguins in Antarctica

Penguins are a major draw in Antarctica. And it's no wonder--for comical antics and all-around cuteness, penguins are hard to… Read More

September 3, 2019

Kayaking in Antarctica

There are worse places to be than gliding silently at water level amongst the icebergs, seals, and penguins of Antarctica. Read More

January 15, 2020

The Colors of Antarctica

When you think of Antarctica, you probably think of lots of white and blue. I was surprised to find that… Read More

October 26, 2020

Trinity Church, The Church at the Bottom of the World

Trinity Church is not the only church in Antarctica, but it may well be the most elaborate. Read More

January 8, 2020