Expedition Blog

We had a free day today while we waited for our flight to Krasnoyarsk tomorrow morning. We took the metro downtown. Seth used his first moments in Red Square to squat and pretend to be a Cossack soldier (see photo above). We saw Red Square, Lenin’s tomb, the Kremlin, and Moscow State University–...

We are sucessfully in Moscow!!  We flew over Greenland on the way, and saw the fringes of the ice sheet calving into the North Atlantic. A few black nunataks punched up through the glacier. The picture at the top left gives you a ballpark idea of how spectacular the view was.

Overall the...

9:01 AM in Boston. We (Seth and Ben) will be heading to the airport in a little under an hour. So far the list of things we will have to find along the way is not too long: fish hooks, Russian outlet adapters, a wristwatch.

We weighed our bags this morning. We have 38 pounds of nuts and...

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