Two months of breaking Antarctic ice in five minutes (time-lapse video)

Posted at 1:13 PM, May 09, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-09 13:25:02-04

Cassandra Brooks is a PhD student from Stanford who is studying international ocean policy, particularly focusing on marine protection in the Antarctic. She is currently blogging for National Geographic from a National Science Foundation research cruise in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. She shot and narrated this amazing video that compressed two months of life aboard an ice-breaker down into a 4:45 clip: