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559 viewsA gibbous moon glows over the ice.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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351 viewsSled dog puppies frolic in the snow.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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352 viewsSled dog puppies frolic in the snow.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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356 viewsThis puppy is on a mission.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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468 viewsTide cracks in the sea ice around grounded icebergs; the trail made by the front loader used to collect glacier ice for melting runs through the middle.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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636 viewsOn the way back to Thule Airforce Base.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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522 viewsOpen water is visible at the mouth of Inglefield Fjord.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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955 viewsThese glaciers now provide the over-land route between Qaanaaq and Thule Airforce Base (Pituffik).
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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1451 viewsThese glaciers used to terminate in the sea; now that they terminate on land, it makes traveling by land via dogsled even more difficult.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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925 viewsThe U.S. Air National Guard plane that I took from Albany, New York to Kangerlussuaq, Greenland: a 6.5 hour flight. The plane is called a C-130.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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434 viewsAnother view of the C-130.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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559 viewsA view out my window in the C-130 along the Western coast of Greenland.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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