Most viewed - Norwegian-U.S.Antarctica Traverse
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966 viewsThe geographic South Pole is located a few hundred yards away from the ceremonial South Pole, which is closer to the station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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921 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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892 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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885 viewsTraverse vehicles wait at Troll Station, the end of the trip.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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870 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
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867 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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862 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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859 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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847 viewsA researcher hauls a snow core from the traverse vehicles to the ship that will take it back to laboratory.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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843 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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842 viewsTed Scambos poses in front of the geographic South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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838 viewsResearchers will use these sensors to measure gravity at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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