Most viewed - IceTrek 2006
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308 viewsMatienzo Base is situated on the protruding tip of the Antarctic Coast.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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306 viewsThis in-flight photo shows James Ross Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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306 viewsWarmer water washes against the iceberg and causes benches to form. The benches push the iceberg edges upwards; here, a bench floats above the water line and forces ice that used to be underwater into view.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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305 viewsRonald Ross (left) and Pedro Skvarca (right) dragsthe sled across Chip, the test iceberg.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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305 viewsThe IceTrek crew gathers for a photo on Chip, the test iceberg.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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TS_06_Lidar3.jpg
305 viewsThis close-up image shows the Lidar beam in action atop the Stratospheric Ozone Lidar of Argentina building.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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302 viewsAntarctic waters sparkle from Marambio Base on Seymour Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
TS_06_Esperanza.JPG
299 viewsEsperanza Base in Antarctica is surrounded by mountains.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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298 viewsThis in-flight photo shows James Ross Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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TS_06_Retreating.JPG
298 viewsThis photo shows glacial retreat on the Antarctic Peninsula.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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TS_06_Irizar3.JPG
296 viewsThe Irizar sails through the Antarctic waters, with Iceberg A22a in the background.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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TS_06_PushMound.JPG
295 viewsThis bump at the edge of AMIGOSberg is known as a push mound or a bumper mark. This phenomenon occurs when icebergs bump into other icebergs or land.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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