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Journal last updated: 16 August, 2006 13:29Updated Today

Life Aboard the R.V. Nathaniel B. Palmer
  Week 1:
06 July 2006
Getting Started
  Week 2:
10 July 2006
Would you like fries with that rat?
  Week 3:
17 July 2006
Moving Along on the NB Palmer:
A Look at Knots and other Maritime Measurements

  Week 4:
24 July 2006
Welcome to the Hotel NBP!
(You cannot check-out any time you want.)

  Week 5:
31 July 2006
elements_journals/week5_life.html Section I -
Who works on the
Nathaniel B. Palmer?
elements_journals/week5_life_2.html Section II -
July 30, 2006 –
Special Travel Bulletin

  Week 6:
07 August 2006

Grand Finale Updated Today


     

Science in the Spotlight
  Week 1:
06 July 2006
The Transect Trajectory:
a sampling in Drake Passage

  Week 2:
10 July 2006
Searching for the Elusive Element by Using Physical Oceanography
Introduction

  Week 3:
17 July 2006

Searching for the Elusive Element Using Chemical Oceanography

elements_journals/week3_science.html Part I – Section I
The University of Hawaii Group
elements_journals/week3_science_2.html Part I – Section II
The University of Hawaii Group
elements_journals/week3_science_3.html Part II –
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Group

  Week 4:
24 July 2006

Searching for the Elusive Element Using Biological Oceanography

elements_journals/week4_science1.html Part I
The Barbeau Group
elements_journals/week4_science2.html Part II
Science Spotlight -
Kristen Buck

  Week 5:
31 July 2006
Searching for the Elusive Element Using Biological Oceanography

elements_journals/week4_science1.html Part I
The Azam Group

  Week 6:
07 August 2006

Searching for the Elusive Element Using Biological Oceanography

elements_journals/week3_science.html Part I
The Mitchell Group
elements_journals/week3_science_2.html Part II
The Hewes Group
elements_journals/week3_science_3.html Part III
Karen Selph
elements_journals/week3_science_3.html Part IV
Mi-ok Park

     

Weekly Wildlife
  Week 1:
06 July 2006
Flying Away –
Birds of the Southern Ocean

  Week 2:
10 July 2006
Seals of the Southern Ocean
  Week 3:
17 July 2006
Cetaceans of the Southern Ocean
  Week 4:
24 July 2006
Blue Whales
(Balaenoptera musculus)

  Week 5:
31 July 2006

Penguins - Part I
   Introduction
   Adélie and Chinstrap Penguins


  Week 6:
07 August 2006

Penguins - Part II
  Penguins Du Jour –
  Gentoos and Emperors


     

Jobs at Sea
  Week 1:
06 July 2006
Chief Mate – John Souza
  Week 2:
10 July 2006
Ernest Stelly – Cook
  Week 3:
17 July 2006
Captain – Scott Dunaway
  Week 4:
24 July 2006

Patrick Rowe
Electronics Technician


  Week 5:
31 July 2006

Marine Technicians -
Rick Lichtenhan and Andrew McKee


  Week 6:
07 August 2006

Kathleen Gavahan –
Senior Analyst


     

Hot Topics
  Week 1:
06 July 2006
The Break-up of Gondwana –
Was it really Godzilla’s fault?

  Week 2:
10 July 2006
Water, Ice, and Snow -
How much?

  Week 3:
17 July 2006
Antarctic Extremes
  Week 4:
24 July 2006

In Pursuit of Polar Plankton:
What Is It? Who Needs It?


  Week 5:
31 July 2006

More Underway Than
Meets the Eye


  Week 6:
07 August 2006

Nacreous Clouds -
Harbingers of Doom?


     


 




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NSF Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Sciences Section
This special report was made possible by the NSF Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Sciences Section, Award Nos. ANT04-44134 University of California-San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography (B. Gregory Mitchell, Farooq Azam, Katherine Barbeau, Sarah T. Gille, Osmund Holm-Hansen); ANT04-43403 University of Hawaii (Christopher I. Measures, Karen E. Selph); ANT04-44040 University of Massachusetts Boston (Meng Zhou); ANT04-43869 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (Matthew A. Charette),  for the study entitled "Collaborative Research: Plankton Community Structure and Iron Distribution in the Southern Drake Passage".