South Pole Call

December 6th, 2007 andrea Posted in news, sounds | 1 Comment »

As part of the overnight snow school (aka ‘happy camper’) we learned how to make HF radio calls from the field to McMurdo and The Pole. Many more photos if you click on the image here of Dr. Adam Soule and the HF antenna including a group of us setting up the antenna and the ice cave we slept in.
Here’s a binaural recording of our team making the call and having a bit of fun:

One Response to “South Pole Call”

  1. Honestly, it was freezing just to listen. Even the laughter seemed frozen!

    But fascinating. And it sounded beautiful.