July 20, 2012 archive

Day 4: GLAD Expedition – Round-the-clock

Good morning- or whatever it is. It’s still morning for me (since I awoke at the crack of noon). We’re locked into the heart of the Large Scale Survey, meaning around-the-clock drifter deployments. Every 90-120 minutes, we reach a new drop zone (there are 20 such in the LSS) along our spiral course to the …

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