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Sat October 12, 2013
Shutdown's Reach Extends To South Pole
Originally published on Sat October 12, 2013 7:05 am
Research season was just getting started when the government shutdown put McMurdo Station into "caretaker" mode, halting data collection. Host Scott Simon speaks to Gretchen Hofmann, a professor at University of California, Santa Barbara, about the government shutdown's impact on research in Antarctica.