Chris Linder communicates science in the field from the Congo to Siberia using photography and multimedia. After earning a master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Joint Program in oceanography, he spent three years in Spain working as a US Navy meteorology officer and cultivating his photography skills. He then returned to Woods Hole, where his passions for science and photography came together. Since 2002, he has photographed two dozen science expeditions, including 14 to the polar regions. His images have appeared in museums, books, and magazines, including Geo, Nature’s Best, Outdoor Photographer, and Wired. His exhibit titled “Exploring the Arctic Seafloor” debuted at the Field Museum and traveled to the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and the MIT Museum. He is a member of the International League of Conservation Photographers. He lives in Seattle with his wife and two children.