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The Nathaniel B Palmer in port
The Nathaniel B. Palmer (“Big Yellow”), the research vessel that researcher Meghan Spoth will be calling home for 10 weeks. Photo by Meghan Spoth.

Follow researcher Meghan Spoth, a first-year master’s student at the University of Maine, who is studying how climate change affects glaciers today and how glaciers have changed in the past. She is going into the field to study Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica then Mt Usborne on East Falkland Island!