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649 viewsTraverse vehicles wait at Troll Station, the end of the trip.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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644 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
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643 viewsResearchers and guests celebrate the end of the traverse at Troll Station, the Norwegian Antarctic research station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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641 viewsTed Scambos poses in front of rocks protruding from the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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637 viewsTed Scambos poses in front of the geographic South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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635 viewsTroll Station in Antarctica was the end of the traverse.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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631 viewsThe dining area of the traverse vehicle was small but sufficient for the team.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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630 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
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627 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
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627 viewsResearchers and guests celebrate the end of the traverse at Troll Station, the Norwegian Antarctic research station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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626 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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615 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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