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Antarctic Snow Dunes1452 viewsExtensive snow dunes wrinkle the surface of large parts of East and West Antarctica. The dunes are up to 100 kilometers long and separated by 2 to 4 kilometers, but only a few meters high. Comparison of modern satellite images with images acquired four decades earlier reveals that the dunes are nearly motionless.
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869 viewsThis photo was taken during a flight over the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Bird Glacier lurks in the background, with Darwin Glacier in the foreground.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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798 viewsThis plane flew the Megadunes crew during the first season of Megadunes in 2002 to 2003.
Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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511 viewsTed Scambos with the GPS/GPR surveying system, Mt. Erebus in the background.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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435 viewsThis in-flight view of a blue ice region in Antarctica was taken during the 2002-03 Megadunes expedition.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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416 viewsAn in-flight view of the Worcester Range in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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414 viewsTed Scambos checks on the GPS/GPR surveying system during the 2002-03 Megadunes expedition.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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412 viewsThis in-flight view of a blue ice region in Antarctica was taken during the 2002-03 Megadunes expedition.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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394 viewsMountains rise over the Dry Valleys region in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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393 viewsZoe Courville carefully weighing and measuring smaller samples.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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380 viewsThis in-flight view of a blue ice region in Antarctica was taken during the 2002-03 Megadunes expedition.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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366 viewsMountains rise over the Dry Valleys region in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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