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Re: How do you cope with the isolation from others


From: "Dave Bresnahan" <answer2@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Subject: Re: How do you cope with the isolation from others
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 13:30:07 -0400

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From: onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov <onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 1998 1:22 PM
Subject: How do you cope with the isolation from others


>Jamal X. asks this Question:
>
>How do you cope with the isolation from others
>
>
>Answer:
>
>Today we have much better communications with all USAP stations in
Antarctica.  People working there can call home via satellite and also use
e-mail just like we are doing now.  All personnel that spend the winter go
through a special screening to ensure they can deal with the limited outside
contact.

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