R. Allan Baker has spent the winter of 2001 working as a cryogenic technician at the South Pole. Al will return to SSU in Spring 2002 and will describe his experiences in the "What Physicists Do" series.
|Watching the sunrise after six months of darkness|
|Sitting in the cryogenic shack|
Al and two colleagues build a Foucault pendulum at the South Pole
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