• From PRI's The World

Carolyn Beeler of PRI's The World radio broadcast describes crossing the Drake Passage onboard the US icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer.

Huge waves crash up onto the deck of the Nathaniel B. Palmer as it crosses the Drake Passage. Credit: Carolyn Beeler/The World
Huge waves crash up onto the deck of the Nathaniel B. Palmer as it crosses the Drake Passage. Credit: Carolyn Beeler/The World