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Glacier Calving

A dramatic moment captured as  a glacier calves during a Three Arctic Islands expedition in September 2012. Photo courtesy of Frede Hansen. Glacier or ice calving is the breakin[...]

Lunchtime in the Arctic

A polar bear looks up at a passing ship full of Quark passengers. This polar bear has just finished having himself what looks like quite the meal!   Photo by passenger M[...]

Camping in Antarctica

Camping with the incredible scenery of Antarctica as backdrop - one for everyone's bucket list!  Stay cozy in camping equipment specially designed for cold temperatures, the sou[...]

Welcome to the North Pole!

A polar bear appears to wave lazily at passing Quark Expeditions passengers: "Welcome to the North Pole!" Photo from the passenger slideshow, "Voyage to the North Pole" 24 June [...]

Future Sled Dog

A future sled dog ready for training, captured by a Quark passenger on one of our Greenland voyages!   Crazy for Greenland? Quark Expeditions offers a variety of Greenla[...]

Iceberg facts

A few interesting facts about icebergs today, courtesy of the National Snow & Ice Data Center! What exactly is an Iceberg? Icebergs are pieces of ice that formed on la[...]

Icebergs in the Arctic

Today's Ice Photo comes from our Three Arctic Islands voyage in September of 2012. Incredible arctic scenery framed Iceby some perfect ice! Photo from the Quark Expeditions pass[...]