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376 viewsThe moon rises over an evening icescape in Antarctica
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376 viewsThe morning sunlight beaming down on the sea ice of Antarctica.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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375 viewsThe Megadunes expedition camp tents included the PolarHaven (blue) and the WeatherHaven (white).
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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374 viewsMegadunes are slightly rounded at their crests and are so subtle that a person on the ground cannot see the pattern. In this aerial photograph, the megadune area looks like light and dark stripes in the snow.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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373 viewsTed Scambos and Rob Bauer tow the GPS/GPR system to survey the Megadunes area.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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373 viewsThe team right and ready for season two of Megadunes.
From left, clockwise: Ted Scambos, Mac Cathles, Rob Bauer, Terry Haran, Makoto Suwa, Zoe Courville.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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371 viewsMegadunes are slightly rounded at their crests and are so subtle that a person on the ground cannot see the pattern. In this aerial photograph, the megadune area looks like light and dark stripes in the snow.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site

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370 viewsAmy Leventer of Colgate College and Ronald Ross install an Extreme Ice Survey camera at Spring Point overlooking the Cayley Glacier calving front to the east, with the R/V Araon in the foreground. The Larsen Ice Shelf System, Antarctica (LARISSA) Project is a large, interdisciplinary, multi-institute study to explore every aspect of the deteriorating Larsen Ice Shelf region in Antarctica. Participating researchers set up instruments on the glaciers that feed into the remaining portion of the Larsen ice shelf. (Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC) Read the expedition blog on http://iceshelf.wordpress.com.
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369 viewsThe Megadunes expedition camp tents included the Arctic Chief (red) and the PolarHaven (blue).
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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369 viewsThe Antarctic sunlight illuminating the surface of the sea ice, embossing the fracture lines.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Scott Stark
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369 viewsWith the Aurora Australis at a stand still, the teams on board venture out onto the sea ice surface to do their research projects.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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368 viewsA seal appears to wink at the camera.
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