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871 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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866 viewsThe lead vehicle in the U.S.-Norway Traverse of East Antarctica used this extendable radar to monitor the ice sheet for hidden crevasses.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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865 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet
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860 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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848 viewsA wind break protects the researchers from harsh wind while setting up measurements on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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841 viewsA wind break protects the researchers from harsh wind while setting up measurements on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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841 viewsA wind break protects the researchers from harsh wind while setting up measurements on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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820 viewsTed Scambos waits at the Antarctica terminal.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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814 viewsThis map shows the route of the traverse.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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811 viewsA wind break protects the researchers from harsh wind while setting up measurements on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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802 viewsMcMurdo Station sits on Ross Island, on McMurdo Bay in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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801 viewsThis terminal serves flights to Antarctica from New Zealand.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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