Ice Lab, 2013

Ice Lab (cover)
Ice Lab (cover)
Clare Thorpe reading Ice Lab book, Antarctica 2013
Clare Thorpe reading Ice Lab book, Antarctica 2013
MAP Architects, Ice Lab, South Pole Living Station section

To accompanying the Ice Lab exhibition, with essays by Dr David Walton (British Antarctic Survey, and author of ‘Antarctica: Global Science from a Frozen Continent’), and Sam Jacob (co-founder of FAT architects).

The book is available as an eBook and as PDF for print. Both versions are fully illustrated throughout. The eBook has identical content to the printed version of this publication.

We ofer two electronic formats: 

  • Ice Lab ebook: epub format (2MB) (open standard for most devices including iphone, ipad, Android phones, Kobo, Sony and Nook readers)
  • Ice Lab ebook: mobi format (2MB) (format for Kindle readers)

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Please note that the formatting has been optimised for reading in colour using the epub format.

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  • On android try the free FBReader if you prefer.

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