Breaking through Arctic ice (IMAGE) Michigan State University Caption RV Sikuliaq, a research vessel owned by the National Science Foundation, breaks through Arctic ice. Credit Photo by Christina Goethel of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Sciences. Usage Restrictions Credit must be given to the creator. Adaptations must be shared under the same terms. License CC BY-SA Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.