Part II // Meeting »Home«

I remember when I first saw our ship – the glorious Akademik Fedorov. It was after our outreach talk in the planetarium. We could see it arriving in the harbour.It looked tiny making its way through the water. How wrong I was. Suddenly the whole […]

Part I // Preparing for the Arctic

My personal journey began in Berlin, Germany. I arrived in Tromsø on the 16th of September a couple of days before boarding the Russian research icebreaker Akademik Fedorov. I met my first fellow MOSAiC school participant Igor on the bus to the campsite, where all […]

Part 0 // Back Home

…from my six week trip to the Central Arctic as part of the MOSAiC expedition! While we are back in our cozy homes and the sparse winter daylight, the German research icebreaker Polarstern is just at the beginning of its one-year long endeavour. The transit […]


Hey there,I have great news! I am one of the fortunate 20 who are allowed to join the MOSAIC school 2019. What the hell is MOSAIC? you might justifiably ask and I want to shortly introduce this amazing project to you: We currently have a […]