Talk about social distancing … Fedor Konyukhov,
R0FK, set sail with a Russian research team in mid-July for the North Pole. In
addition to studying ice melt patterns and drift routes, Newsline
reports that he will set up a shack on an ice floe and operate R0FK/POLE on 20
R0FK's special QSL card for his North Pole
expedition (from RF0K QRZ.com page)
In addition to being a scientist and a ham, Konyukhov is also a writer and an artist. He hopes to combine all four of these passions during the expedition.