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A fortress of ice and snow. The Polarstern’s 12-month expedition to the Arctic

German research vessel Polarstern sits trapped in ice. Aerial view of the ship lit up at night.

PortandTerminal.com, January 19, 2020 In September 2019, the German research icebreaker Polarstern set sail from Tromsø, Norway, to spend a year drifting through the Arctic Ocean – trapped in ice. The name of their mission is MOSAiC. The goal of the MOSAiC expedition is to take the closest look ever at the Arctic as the epicenter of global warming and …

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