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Walt Meier129 viewsNSIDC Scientist Biography
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129 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.
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129 viewsTed Scambos, helping out by cleaning and drying off dishes, down in the galley.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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129 viewsWineglass Bay of Tasmania, Australia, after the return from the Aurora Australis
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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128 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study. Inside NASA Convair 990, W. (Bill) Campbell at left
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
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128 viewsSastrugi, sharp irregular grooves or ridges formed on a snow surface by wind erosion, are seen here next to snowmobile tracks during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in the North Slope of Alaska.
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128 viewsLin Liu and Alessio Gusmeroli dig into a small pingo south of Deadhorse, Alaska on August 17, 2012. (Credit: Tingjun Zhang, NSIDC)
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127 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study: Dr.Wilson Goddard
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127 viewsMiles McPhee AIDJEX 1972 pilot study
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
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126 viewsThis plug of turf dug up near Barrow, Alaska shows a typical soil profile in tundra. The vegetation consists of moss and grass. A layer of dark brown organic matter extends down to a depth of 10 centimeters and beneath the organic layer is fine silt (Credit: Elchin Jafarov, NSIDC).
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126 viewsLin Liu and Andy Persekian check active layer depth measurements on a laptop as Elchin Jafarov looks on. (Credit: Kevin Schaefer, NSIDC)
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126 viewsStandford University scientist Lin Liu and research volunteer Tim Schaefer are attempting to remove a drill bit that accidently froze into the permafrost at a site just south of Deadhorse, Alaska on July 11, 2009. The researchers spent eight hours chipping the drill bit out of the permafrost using a crowbar, pry bar, and a hammer (Credit: Kevin Schaefer, NSIDC)
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