It is cold and it is pitch dark in the Arctic. Polarstern is frozen, drifting with the ice at a slow pace.
Even so, Polarstern is shining bright in the Arctic and life goes on at a different speed on board and around the ship.
Further preparations in setting up the scientific camps are proceeding with care and are coordinated in a very precise and strategic manner.
“Everyone helps each other, we work hand in hand and we often spend the free time together”, said Carsten Zillgen (First Pilot)- currently on Polarstern.
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