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Last additions - ARISE Project 2003
TS_03_7DrillHole.jpg
2291 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
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7Crabeater.jpg
243 viewsAlong the Antarctic Remote Ice Sensing Experiment (ARISE), the team came across some native Antarctic wildlife; pictured here is the crabeater seal.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7dissapearing.JPG
285 viewsAn artistic shot taken of the surface of smooth-covered sea ice disappearing into the Antarctic light.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7ChainGang.JPG
279 viewsThe "chain gang" hard at work, drilling into the sea ice and taking samples for their research.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7BrokenPiece.JPG
330 viewsAn above view of the edge of the smooth snow-covered sea ice, which broken pieces floating off.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7BrokenBerg.JPG
443 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
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7Berg02.jpg
502 viewsThe iceberg seen on the ARISE Cruise, surrounded by cake ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Paul Endersby
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7Boarding.jpg
184 viewsThe crew heading back aboard the Aurora Australis after a long day of working in the field.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7BreakAway.JPG
420 viewsAn airborne view of the nila breaking away from the smooth snow-covered sea ice.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7BridgeView.jpg
306 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the bridge.
Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7AntarcticMoon.jpg
307 viewsThe moon as seen from the Antarctic waters along the ARISE Cruise.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Rachel Marsh
Oct 09, 2008
TS_03_7Berg01.jpg
560 viewsThe iceberg seen on the ARISE Cruise, surrounded by cake ice in the background.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Paul Endersby
Oct 09, 2008
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