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Most viewed - Norwegian-U.S.Antarctica Traverse
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1516 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1501 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1458 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1448 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1431 viewsAn airplane waits to pick up the skiers at the end of their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1408 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1381 viewsSkiers continue on their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1379 viewsThis airplane waits to pick up the skiers at the end of their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1355 viewsThis airplane waits to pick up the skiers at the end of their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1353 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1327 viewsTed Scambos smiles from the driver's seat of one of the traverse vehicles.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1305 viewsAntarctica is covered with ice--much of it in the form of glaciers and ice streams.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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