On board there are numerous experts on various aspects on life in Antarctica and marine biology. This is a major benefit for us.
This afternoon I have the good fortune to attend a presentation on Birds Of The Southern Oceans.
It turns out to be an enjoyable learning experience as I become a quasi part of a scientific research team. Our sightings become a part of the ship's daily sighting report and may be useful in some of the ongoing research on board the ship.
Offers from National Geographic cannot be too far behind.