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313 viewsAn artistic shot taken of the surface of smooth-covered sea ice disappearing into the Antarctic light.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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309 viewsWhile out in the field, the crew had some feathered bystanders (emperor penguins) watching from an unusually close distance.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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309 viewsThe "chain gang" hard at work, drilling into the sea ice and taking samples for their research.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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309 viewsOne of several aerial shots taken on the day of the 1st of October from the AS350 Squirrel.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Vicky Lytle
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309 viewsThis Twin Otter plane transported the IceTrek team to various sites along the Antarctica Peninsula during the IceTrek expedition.
IceTrek Web site
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308 viewsThis in-flight photo looks across from Vega Island to the Trinity Peninsula and northern end of the Detroit Plateau.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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307 viewsAn aerial view of the overlapping nila breaking off from the smooth snow-covered sea ice.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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304 viewsTed Scambos skies across Scar Inlet in Antarctica
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304 viewsMt. Erebus looms over McMurdo Station in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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301 viewsThis aerial photo looks down at the Research Vessel N. B. Palmer, from a helicopter
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299 viewsThe Irizar is an ice breaker in the Argentine fleet.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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297 viewsA seal relaxes on a pebble beach in Antarctica
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