IARC researchers are leading the international scientific expedition to better understand our arctic ocean.
IARC's Igor Polyakov is aboard the RV Akademik Tryoshnikov and sending updates and photos as the research is underway.
The German research icebreaker Polarstern is drifting through the Arctic Ocean, trapped in the ice.
IARC's Rob Rember joined the expedition in September 2019 and sent updates from aboard ship. Photo courtesy Mario Hoppmann
On scientific cruises to the Far North, IARC sponsors a Teacher at Sea who corresponds with students about life aboard an icebreaker.
Fairbanks second-grade teacher Moira O'Malley accompanied scientists on the 2018 NABOS expedition to the Arctic.