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251 viewsAn aerial view of a gathering of Adelie penguins fleeing from the helicopter above them.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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182 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the port side.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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165 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the bridge.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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181 viewsAn excellent example of a pressure ridge on sea ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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273 viewsThe Antarctic sunlight illuminating the surface of the sea ice, intensifying the effect of the fracture lines.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Scott Stark
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236 viewsThe Antarctic sunlight illuminating the surface of the sea ice, embossing the fracture lines.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Scott Stark
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246 viewsThe morning sunlight beaming down on the sea ice of Antarctica.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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214 viewsThe Aurora Australis breaking its way through the sea ice of the Antarctic waters.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Erica Key
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167 viewsDuring the ARISE Cruise, the team came across various types of sea ice; pictured here is silver dollar ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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170 viewsAn above view of the Aurora Australis breaking through the silver dollar sea ice.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Angus Munro
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221 viewsWith the Aurora Australis at a stand still, the teams on board venture out onto the sea ice surface to do their research projects.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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215 viewsThe research teams aboard the Aurora Australis conducting research out on the sea ice, with some feathered friends in keen observation (left).
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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