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 Dick Moritz

Dick Moritz

Dick Moritz
Principal Oceanographer and Department Chair, University of Washington Polar Science Center

Dr. Moritz’s primary areas of expertise are the physics of climate, and the interactions among ocean, sea-ice and atmosphere. He will be analyzing data collected by the upward-looking sonar on the bottom-mounted mooring.