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Is this the coolest job for a long hot summer?

Dr Alix Post in Antarctica

Dr Alix Post in Antarctica

While her family and friends are sweating through a record-breaking hot summer back in Canberra, Geoscience Australia marine geoscientist Dr Alix Post is wearing thermal underwear, woolly socks and insulated overalls to keep warm in Antarctica’s sub-zero temperatures. (more…)