TOPP Researchers in Antarctica

Dr. Dan Costa from UC Santa Cruz has his team down on the ice right now tagging and tracking seals.  We're working with him to get some photos and blogs (his Facebook album from the trip is AMAZING!!!), but in the mean time here are a couple of teasers...
A pair of emperor penguins near the edge of the ice (c)Dan Costa
A mother and pup Weddell seal (c)Dan Costa
UC Santa Cruz Professor Dan Costa (left), with his tagging team in Antarctica (c)Dan Costa