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Happy Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day and here at Octopart we know that our users are itching to get their loved ones an electronic component to accompany that candlelight dinner. Thinking of giving that special someone a...

Science at the South Pole

The geographic South Pole is located in the center of Antarctica, several hundred miles away from the nearest coast. It sits on top of 3km of ice and the warmest temperature ever recorded is...

US Antarctic Program

Every austral summer (November-March) several thousand people travel though Antarctica on behalf of the United States Antarctic Program. The United States maintains three permanent bases on the continent (McMurdo, Palmer, South Pole Station) and...