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Plankton Patterns

Graphite I have been working on shrinking and simplifying some of my plankton drawings and turning them into geometric patterns that could be...
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Melosira

Acrylic ink, colored pencil, and graphite Melosira is an ice algae diatom that lives in the sea ice and forms long chains that hang down into...
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Ice Rescue

Working on the sea ice comes with a unique set of risks: the cold, deep drifting snow, a steep gangway from the Healy, and even the threat of a...
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Waiting for the Melt

First they thought we were too late, now the worry is spreading amongst the science party that we are too early. For the scientists aboard the Healy,...
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Ice Day

Science on Ice:  Some people are drilling holes in the ice to learn what's going on beneath it, others taking ice core samples to learn what's in...