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753 viewsThe ceremonial South Pole is marked by flags and a pole. The real South Pole is a few hundred feet away.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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253 viewsThis hole was drilled by another research team for physics research at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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628 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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618 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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631 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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752 viewsAnother research team drills a hole in the ice at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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568 viewsThe U.S.-Norway Traverse of East Antarctica used large, specially designed vehicles to drive slowly across the ice sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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580 viewsOne of the traverse vehicles prepares for the journey at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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528 viewsThis shack housed science equipment and experimenters during the traverse.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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866 viewsThe lead vehicle in the U.S.-Norway Traverse of East Antarctica used this extendable radar to monitor the ice sheet for hidden crevasses.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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561 viewsThe U.S.-Norway Traverse of East Antarctica used large, specially designed vehicles to drive slowly across the ice sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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645 viewsThe truck cab of one of the traverse vehicles is popped up to show the engine that will power across East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Jun 16, 2009
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