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Benoit. Credits: IPEV/PNRA

A plumber’s winter

I am Benoit Joncheray from Nantes, in the west of France, where I was born in 1990 and learnt the tricks of my trade – plumbing. I spent the last winter at Concordia research station in Antarctica...

Credits: ESA/IPEV/PNRA-F. van den Berg

Icy water

Living in isolation in the remoteness of Antarctica how do you get drinking water? One thing that Concordia research station has enough of is snow. ESA-sponsored medical doctor Floris van den Berg explains all, taken from his...