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3907 viewsTed pretends to surf on a sastrugi, a snow formation caused by strong winds.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1327 viewsTed Scambos smiles from the driver's seat of one of the traverse vehicles.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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926 viewsThis poster illustrates the required protective gear for traveling to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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921 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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868 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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752 viewsTed Scambos waits at the Antarctica terminal.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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738 viewsThis terminal serves flights to Antarctica from New Zealand.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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656 viewsTed Scambos poses in front of the International Antarctic Center in New Zealand, waiting for his flight to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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700 viewsThe International Antarctic Center in New Zealand hosts a terminal for flights to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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633 viewsThe Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team board a flight to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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682 viewsTed Scambos waits to board the plane that will take him to McMurdo Station in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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630 viewsA group of researchers sit in the airplane to McMurdo Station in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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