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In the Spotlight - Joe Kluberton

Posted  07/19/18 in General Interest, Camp Services

Meet ALE's Facilities Technician, Joe Kluberton. He gets amped up about solar power and snow melters, ensuring a steady flow of electricity, heat, and water in our Antarctic camps.

In the Spotlight - Julia Doyle

Posted  02/23/17 in General Interest, Camp Services

It may not be obvious that a camp in the middle of Antarctica requires a Hotel Manager, but it takes one uber organized gal to ensure everyone has a comfy cot, a superb meal, and a hot shower waiting for them in Union Glacier. Meet the Clam Tent Queen.

Changing Antarctic Waters Could Trigger Steep Rise in Sea Levels

Current changes in the ocean around Antarctica are disturbingly close to conditions 14,000 years ago that led to the rapid melting of the Antarctic ice sheets and a three metre rise in global sea levels. New research published in Nature Scientific Reports found that at the end of the last ice age, Antarctic ocean temperatures [...]

Camp Improvements

Posted  07/27/15 in General Interest, Camp Services

We're always looking for ways to enhance our guests' experience in Antarctica. Since moving our main camp to Union Glacier in 2010, we've made major investments in infrastructure and equipment. The trend continues this season with three new structures, two major pieces of equipment, a new fleet of cross-country skis, and additional fat tire bikes.

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