Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute






Antarctic Expedition 2009
March 6 - April 15, 2009
Northwestern Weddell Sea


Follow the ship's voyage


Google Earth

Click on the photo above to follow the research vessel, Nathaniel B. Palmer, in Google Earth 5.0. Updates will be posted daily as the expedition unfolds.

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IceburgExpedition Homepage
Find out why our scientists and equipment are in the Antarctic.

Unmanned Aerial VehicleDaily Expedition Logs
Find out what the scientists are doing daily out in the antarctic.

ResearchersLife on the Ship
Find out what it's like to be on a research ship out in the antarctic.

ROV PhantomExpedition Equipment
A detailed look and description of the equipment used on this cruise.

Ken SmithResearch Team
Meet and see photos of the scientists on this cruise.

phytoplanktonExploratorium's Ice Stories
Antarctica's Iceberg Phytoplankton

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