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Portraits: part 11

This time, new faces from the research vessel Hesperides, whose crew is a clear representation of modern Spain. The Navy also reflects the new and modern society in which we live. There is room for both women and men who have the calling.    

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Half Moon Island

Day 126, Friday, March 10th, 2017,  Lon 58º 52 S, Lat 62º 52 W. The end of this adventure is nearly here. Bu not only for me, but also for the entire Spanish 30th scientific expedition to Antarctica!

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Sandoval: the internet hero

Day 122, Monday, March 6th, 2017, Half moon island. Apart from food, on board the most important thing is the internet. If it fails people become very nervous. For this reason, first on the Sarmiento de Gamboa research vessel and now on the Hesperides, we travel with a…

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Four Months

Day 121, Sunday, March 5th, 2017, Livingston Island. The Hesperides research vessel spends days patrolling large areas of Livingston Island and Deception Island. So the navy Hydrographers on board can chart, probe after probe, on a map the bottom of the sea. An underwater world that it is still Terra Incognita. 

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Cooperation in Antarctica

Day 117, Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, Deception Island. “If countries and big powers are capable of coming to an agreement of cooperation on Antarctica, and are able to keep this territory free of weapons and without borders, why not in Syria?” 

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