Data retrieval

We’ve just got back from the September trip to the glacier to do some maintenance and generally prepare the systems for the winter.  Whilst there Alex filmed us attempting (and succeeding in) getting data from the probes deployed in the summer.

Camera monitoring a success

automatic image taken on Aug 10th 2012 – these daily images taken with a usb webcam are useful to monitor the state of the base station, measure snow levels and observe conditions.

National Geographic funding

An award has been made from the National Geographic Society‘s Global Exploration Fund to help the Glacsweb team’s research in Iceland – and make its live data available for researchers and the public.