We are now in the final preparation phase, ready to departure from Svalbard. Mattias Petersson, Captain of icebreaker Oden, is on his way to post all votes for the Swedish general election that will occur during the expedition.

Captain Mattias Petersson

Captain Mattias Petersson. Photo: Åsa Lindgren

Follow the expedition here in the Polar Research Portal and in sociala media:

Some scientists on board also have their own blogs where you can read more: