Meet the scientists and crew, and learn more about the tools they use
Every day, we'll add photos and journals about our experiences at the North Pole
During the expedition, email your questions to the researchers
Learn more about the instrument being used on this expedition.
Learn more details about the mission through videos, podcasts, animations, interviews, and sound.
Postcards from the Ice, puzzles, quizzes and more!

Meet Takashi Kikuchi

Takashi Kikuchi

Takashi Kikuchi
Japan Marine Science and Technology Center

Dr. Kikuchi will be leading a team from JAMSTEC to install a Polar Ocean Profiling System (POPS) buoy at this year’s ice camp.