In my last post I explained why we had to move our lovely station to stop it from (eventually) floating off into the Weddell Sea. I’ll explain how we are going to go about doing that, but first, a quick tour of what we actually have here on the Brunt that needs moving. Many of you will be familiar with the eight iconic modules:
Here’s a rough map that is very much not to scale but will give you some idea of what’s where. As a rough guide the modules from end to end are 198m (650 ft if you don’t like metric).