Two Chicago-area sports journalists gathered the tweets directed at them and asked men to read them to their faces. The result went viral.
The 16 day government shutdown, despite being over, continues to affect the scientific world — all the way to the poles of the Earth.
The beginning of Antarctica’s research season begins in October and lasts about five months, until February — the region’s warmer months.
This means many scientists were delayed in starting their work and some wondered if they would lose the entire season.