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534 viewsThe iceberg seen on the ARISE Cruise, surrounded by cake ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Paul Endersby
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357 viewsAn aerial view of the Aurora Australis breaking through the sea ice surrounding it, noted to be smooth snow-covered sea ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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445 viewsAn airborne view of the nila breaking away from the smooth snow-covered sea ice.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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327 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the bridge.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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473 viewsDuring the ARISE Cruise, the team came across several icebergs; this one in particular struck a fancy due to its unusually broken shape, strutting up through the sea ice as a part of the sheet.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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353 viewsAn above view of the edge of the smooth snow-covered sea ice, which broken pieces floating off.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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304 viewsWhile out in the field, the crew had some feathered bystanders (emperor penguins) watching from an unusually close distance.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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301 viewsThe "chain gang" hard at work, drilling into the sea ice and taking samples for their research.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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343 viewsAlong the Antarctic Remote Ice Sensing Experiment (ARISE), the team came across some native Antarctic wildlife; pictured here is the crabeater seal.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Paul Endersby
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224 viewsThe team is ready to embark out onto the sea ice for a day of field work.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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305 viewsAn artistic shot taken of the surface of smooth-covered sea ice disappearing into the Antarctic light.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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2311 viewsAn above view of one of the holes drilled to take ice core samples during the research on the sea ice.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Erica Key
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