Thor's Trail Notes- 11/27/18
Justin welcomes everyone to Positive Tuesday. He says "It was a good day to work outside. Positively beautiful."
Thor's Trail Notes - 11/29/18
Well everyday can't be sunny. Today we left camp in the middle of a fog bank. Not too thick. However, it was helpful when everyone turned there lights on.
Thor's Trail Notes - 11/30/18
Day 2 of Justin's no tractor snacks self-will quest
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/01/18
"Today is a Great Day to have a Great Day" -Shuttle Laura
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/02/18
"She thinks my tractors sexy" ~Kenny Chesney
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/03/18
"It's a Great Day to be Alive" ~Travis Tritt
Thors' Trail Notes - 12/04/18
"Do you believe in UFOs, astral projections, mental telepathy, ESP, clairvoyance, spirit photography, telekinetic movement, full trance mediums, the Loch Ness monster and the theory of Atlantis?" ~Janine Melnitz, Ghostbusters (Best interview question ever)
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/05/18
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/06/18
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself" ~FDR "... and the Living Dead.
The Living Dead scare me!" ~Kriete
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/07/18
Day 9 No Tractor Snacks. His willpower if prodigious. Man, when I use a word like prodigious. I've been doing too many crosswords.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/08/18
Justin decided we needed to write Haikus today:
"CAT's Meow" won the selection for today's update
CATs prowl the ice shelf
Was flat but now steep grades met
Watch those kitties crawl
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/09/18
"Juice Box Blues"
Just Juice labeling
isn't very accurate
mostly apple base.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/10/18
"Today me will live in the moment unless it's unpleasant then me will eat cookie!" ~Cookie Monster
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/11/18
"The Dude abides." ~The Dude
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/12/18
"Don't save something for a special occasion. Every day of your life is a special occasion." ~Thomas S. Monson
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/13/2018
"Just because you live in a garbage can doesn't mean you're trash" ~Oscar the Grouch
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/14/2018
"Just because you're trash doesn't mean you can't do great things. It's called a garbage Can not garbage cannot." ~Oscar
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/15/2018
"Travel brings power & love back into your life." ~Rumi
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/16/18
"It's a Wonderful day in the Neighborhood." ~Mr. Rogers
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/17/18
"Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't." ~Bill Nye
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/18/18
Today we worked.
Thor's Trail Notes 12/19/18
"Here's some simple advice: Always be yourself. Never take yourself too seriously. And beware of advice from experts, pigs, and members of Parliament." ~Kermit
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/20/18
Today we had blowing snow but thankfully it was on the warmer side of things.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/22/18
I got distracted, I am distracted...
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/23/18
"Today was a good day." ~Ice Cube
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/26/18
The Crew of SPoT 2 wishes our families and friends a Merry Christmas. We're sorry we couldn't spend it with you. You are all in our thoughts this holiday weekend. We Love and miss you all.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/27/18
Justin says it's Birthday Thursday today. Happy 25th Birthday Justin. May all your dreams come true.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/28/18
"There is nothing wrong with loving who you are... cause god makes no mistakes" ~Lady Gaga
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/29/18
Weather, not bad in the morning. Sunny and calm. Spent the morning driving to that wall of clouds.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/30/18
Sastrugi is finally behind us and hopefully the Tractor Hate with it. Looking forward to the next 5 days of scenic driving.
Thor's Trail Notes - 12/31/18
Downhill Monday “Put it in Rabbit and let ‘er Eat” ~Justin
CUSTOM CREATED APPAREL inspired by life on the ice
Hand-printed apparel durable for the South Pole Traverse and ready to impress in the galley
Antarctic Image Collection + Print Shop
A collection of images from an expedition vessel cruising past the Polar Circle around the waters of the Antarctic Peninsula.
A collection of images of life on the ice around McMurdo Station, Antarctica.
A collection of images featuring the wildlife from around the continent.
A collection of galleries with images from around the continent.
Females of the Frozen Frontier
All around Bad-Ass
Tobi's Favorite part of McMurdo is“All the crazy people! I love the fact that everyone has other talents, they might be here driving a big bus or a loader around, but everyone has an amazing story behind them.”
Katy House's boss asked her if she would be interested in taking a job in Antarctica as a diesel mechanic at the vehicle maintenance facility at McMurdo Station. "You want me to go where? I can’t go to Antarctica," responded Katy. "Why can’t you go to Antarctica?" asked her boss Mark. Well, why can’t I go to Antarctica thought Katy House, who grew up being encouraged "to do whatever she wanted to do, whatever she loved.
Lisa feeds the scientists that work atNASA's Long Duration Balloon Facility. A field camp located on the Ross Ice Shelf,about seven miles from McMurdo, Station Antarctica, supported by theUnited States Antarctic Program. Some say that LDB has the best food on the Continent. Lisa makes the rack tent on the ice shelf feel like you're sitting at home in mom's kitchen. She fills the scientists with nutrients as they work around the clock to try to solve mysteries of our universe, such as what happened the split second after the Big Bang.