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Posted at 3:00 PM ET, 01/18/2010

Ann in Antarctica: Safety training

By Capital Weather Gang

* Mild start to week then a wintry tease: Full Forecast *

CWG's Ann Posegate is part of a group of journalists selected by the National Science Foundation to travel to Antarctica and report on weather, climate and environmental science research going on there. Read more about Ann's trip from previous posts.

Being prepared for weather is essential for visiting remote parts of Antarctica. The Field and Safety Training Program (aka "Happy Camp") is a requirement for all U.S. Antarctic Program participant. Ann recorded the following video excerpt of the training...

By Capital Weather Gang  | January 18, 2010; 3:00 PM ET
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Interesting, I had never thought about sawing snow before.

Blue Ridge Bedtime Report: 35.1F

Posted by: spgass1 | January 18, 2010 10:16 PM | Report abuse

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