Svalbard has changed since the days of Spitzbergen and there is open water rather than ice around it. But the Aurora Borealis and the Midnight sun still take turns in its skies.
Ice cave ceiling decor
At the World Seed vault entrance
With Aurora Borealis co-chair Christopher Chuang
With some of the Chinese group participants
Midnight sun as viewed from the Spitzbergen Hotel in Longyearbyen