An archive of diaries written by staff at the British Antarctic Survey's Rothera research station.

February 1998 - Summer activity at Rothera

March 1998 - On the way home

April 1998 - The beginning of winter

May 1998 - From sunlight to twilight

June 1998 - The Celebration of Midwinter

August 1998 - The Sun returns !

October 1998 - All change at Rothera

November 1998 - Fieldwork in full swing as summer scientists arrive

December 1998 - New arrivals, Christmas and food at Rothera


The diarists this year were Stuart Wallace (Boatman), Ian Marriott (Polar Guide) and Dr Alison George (Biologist).