These cruises aren't all fun and games -- but sometimes they are. Some of
our people brought musical instruments along and here they are getting
together for some impromptu Antarctic Bluegrass music. From left to right:
Peter Horne, guitar and phytoplankton; Nikki Middaugh, violin and
biogeochemistry; Eli Loomis, washboard and phytoplankton, and Eric Hutt,
mandolin and Sci-Tech, playing in our video lounge. Note also the nice new
sofas and recliners purchased this season!
On the wall above Eli is the portrait of our namesake, Laurence M Gould,