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 it, still others netting plankton from the seawater. This is the collection phase. The analysis phase will go on around the clock in shipboard labs. This is a caption Read Dallas’ account of our day on the ice! One Response Scientific Labor » Arctic Spring May 30, 2014 […] Ice Day […] Reply Leave a Reply to Scientific Labor » Arctic Spring Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.