- Status Report
- Jan 31, 2023
House Science Committee Congressional Delegation reaches the Geographic South Pole
During a visit to Antarctica, a delegation from the House Science Committee arrived at the south pole on 15 January 2003.
Individuals in the picture include (back row) Rep. Nick Smith (R-MI), Rep. Nick Lampson (D-TX), Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY), Chairman Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY), NSF Director Rita Colwell, Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, David Stoner with NSF, Jim Turner with the Science Committee, Major General Thomas P. Maguire, Jr., Commander of the New York Air National Guard, (front row) Rep. Wayne Gilchrest (R-MD), Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO), Scott Giles with the Science Committee and Tim Clancy with the Science Committee.