Double polar bear sighting in 12 hours!

Double polar bear sighting in 12 hours!

We are less than two months into our Bamsebu overwintering, so it was just a matter of time before we had our first polar bear encounter. What a few days it has been. We have seen two polar bears in 12 hours! What elevates your heart rate, we ask? Is it running a...
For the Love of Science!

For the Love of Science!

What in the world is Citizen Science and why do we do it? In its richest form “Citizen Science” has the power to transform science and society. We live in a time where technology and information are abundant so it only makes sense to share information and collaborate...
We’re all vulnerable

We’re all vulnerable

Vulnerability is something we have all experienced in our lives. Some more than others. Vulnerability can show up in in the absence of many of our basic needs – often things we all take for granted. Things like food, shelter, and warmth – all crucial for...
Wildlife sightings and data collection

Wildlife sightings and data collection

October is mating month for the Svalbard Reindeer and our sightings have been absolutely phenomenal. The strong bulls can defend a harem of more than 10 cows. They are not shy at all and have no predators so perhaps it was not a strange encounter when a large male...

Pin It on Pinterest