Two months breaking ice (in under five minutes) (by Cassandra Brooks)

Time-lapse of our icebreaker, the Nathaniel B. Palmer, traveling through the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Two months of sequences, condensed into less than five minutes, with a surprise at the end. Enjoy! To learn more about the current movement to protect the Ross Sea, visit and To learn more about our valuable science in the Ross Sea visit my blog with National Geographic (http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.c…) or our cruise blog (