EPISODE 6: Antarctic Exploration History Part II

EPISODE 6: Antarctic Exploration History Part II

In the early 1900s two intrepid explorers with very different leadership styles, Roald Amundsen and Robert Falcon Scott, competed to be the first to reach the South Pole. It is an epic tale of exploration and their different approaches gives us a natural experiment to observe how well each style works in the field.

EPISODE 5: Antarctic Exploration History I

EPISODE 5: Antarctic Exploration History I

In the early 1900s two intrepid explorers with very different leadership styles, Roald Amundsen and Robert Falcon Scott, competed to be the first to reach the South Pole. It is an epic tale of exploration and their different approaches gives us a natural experiment to observe how well each style works in the field.

EPISODE 4: North Polar Medical Operations with Dr. Chris Davis

 EPISODE 4: North Polar Medical Operations with Dr. Chris Davis

While he’s never met Santa Clause Dr. Chris Davis’s work as the former director of Polar Medicine at the University of Colorado has brought him pretty close. Dana talks current arctic medical operations with Dr. Davis and helps us get a sense of where we’ve learned from the mistakes of the past and what operations look like now.

EPISODE 3: Hypothermia Quick Review by Quinn Dufurrena

EPISODE 3: Hypothermia Quick Review by Quinn Dufurrena

In order to understand the challenges of exploring the unknown it's always a good idea to look backwards and learn from the mistakes and successes of the past. Dana Levin takes us on a brief history of arctic exploration to uncover the challenges and pitfalls faced by explorers of yesteryear....

EPISODE 2: Arctic Exploration

EPISODE 2: Arctic Exploration

In order to understand the challenges of exploring the unknown it's always a good idea to look backwards and learn from the mistakes and successes of the past. Dana Levin takes us on a brief history of arctic exploration to uncover the challenges and pitfalls faced by explorers of yesteryear....