Meeting: Thursday, March 3rd 2016

NAPfS’s March 2016 meeting will be held on March 3rd, 2016 starting at 7PM. The club meets at Lone Oak Barn in Round Rock.

The meeting schedule is:

7:00PM – Meet and Greet
7:15PM – A Scientist View of Antarctica
8:00PM – Monthly Competition

Monthly Competition

There is no theme for March. Enter any image you want as long as it is less than 2 years old and meets the other rules. Image submission will open on 2/25/2016 and close on 3/1/2016 at midnight. Club co-founder Josh Baker will be judging this month’s competition.

Participants will be divided into two classes. Each club member will choose which class to enter. For more information, see this post.

Speaker – Adrian Dahood-Fritz

A Scientist’s View of Antarctica

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Adrian is a marine biologist who has work all over the world studying marine mammals and other marine creatures. She visited all seven continents in recent years and has been to Antarctica each year since 2010. Her experiences include research work in Alaska, Florida, New Zealand, Russia and Antarctica.

During numerous trips to Antarctica for work and research, Adrian has had a back stage pass to one of the least accessible and starkly beautiful places on the planet. From remote field research camps to south pole infrastructure she has visited most off-the-map places on the southern continent.