Join us live from the Arctic The Icebreaker Oden will take scientists, students, and filmmakers on a 2000-mile journey in Summer 2019, using telepresence to share their experience at sea. Experience an innovative, 18-day research expedition in realtime via live ship-to-shore video. We are sailing 2000 nautical miles into the Arctic on the Icebreaker Oden from July 18 to August 4, 2019. Meet the team and join our Facebook Live events from the ship at sea: Saturday, July 20 at 5PM ET Thursday, July 25 at 7PM ET Tuesday, July 30 at 7PM ET Expedition Begins THE EXPEDITION 21st-century science meets a legendary Arctic challenge This project will make innovative scientific observations in an Arctic where the Northwest Passage will soon be ice free. ARCTIC SCIENCE Why the changing Arctic matters to all of us The Arctic is connected to the globe through the atmosphere and ocean. Scientists and students are collecting data on ocean currents, ecosystems, and water chemistry. BLOGS AND VIDEO Scientists and students sharing their expedition experiences Join the Northwest Passage Project expedition participants – including filmmakers – as they share the experience of scientific exploration onboard the icebreaker Oden.