Issue No. 06 - November/December (1999 vol. 16)
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<p>The harsh, remote conditions of the Antarctic ice cap pose formidable challenges to continuous, year-round geophysical data acquisition. The author designed and built a serial data-acquisition engine using the GNU/Linux operating system on a small single-board computer to remotely record earthquakes.</p>
S. Anandakrishnan, "Penguins Everywhere: GNU/Linux in Antarctica," in IEEE Software, vol. 16, no. , pp. 90-96, 1999.