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788 viewsTed Scambos smiles after a successful field season in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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785 viewsThe South Pole station houses a number of vehicles, including this tractor.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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782 viewsTed Scambos poses at the ceremonial South Pole, with South Pole station in the background.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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774 viewsTroll Station is the Norwegian Antarctic research station where the traverse ended.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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773 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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773 viewsThis sign post shows the direction and distance of the North and South Poles, Tromso, Norway, and other cities.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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769 viewsMcMurdo Station is located on the southern tip of Ross Island, on McMurdo Sound in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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767 viewsThe cafeteria in the new South Pole Station is attractive, but small.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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766 viewsThe hut built by the Scott expedition to Antarctica is located near McMurdo Station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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764 viewsThis in-flight photo shows James Ross Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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763 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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763 viewsThe dining area of the traverse vehicle was small but sufficient for the team.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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