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1147 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
Nov 21, 2008
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335 viewsOpen water is visible at the mouth of Inglefield Fjord.
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Nov 21, 2008
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695 viewsThese glaciers now provide the over-land route between Qaanaaq and Thule Airforce Base (Pituffik).
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
Nov 21, 2008
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425 viewsOn the way back to Thule Airforce Base.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
Nov 21, 2008
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319 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.
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Nov 21, 2008
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214 viewsSled dog puppies frolic in the snow.
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Nov 21, 2008
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227 viewsThis puppy is on a mission.
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Nov 21, 2008
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216 viewsSled dog puppies frolic in the snow.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
Nov 21, 2008
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344 viewsA gibbous moon glows over the ice.
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Nov 21, 2008
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352 viewsA gibbous moon glows over the ice.
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Nov 21, 2008
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487 viewsTidal overflow steams in the evening light.
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Nov 21, 2008
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457 viewsWind and snow play among the icebergs.
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Nov 21, 2008
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