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874 viewsA view inside the instrument box of an AMIGOS station, which researchers set up in Antarctica.
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873 viewsTraverse vehicles wait at Troll Station, the end of the trip.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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865 viewsThe sun sets behind icebergs.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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864 viewsThe sun sets behind icebergs.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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864 viewsThe helicopter drops off the IceTrek team on Tempanito Iceberg.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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864 viewsThis in-flight view shows Vega Island (foreground) and Trinity Peninsula (background).
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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861 viewsPfeister's Island; March April 1974
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Pat Martin
AIDJEX Web site
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859 views1971 AIDJEX pilot study. The University of Washington boundary-layer studies used divers to assemble current-meter masts under the water and to map under-ice topography
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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857 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
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857 viewsTidal overflow steams in the evening light.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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854 views The Norwegian-U.S. Traverse team, 2008-2009
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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854 viewsAn iceberg is frozen into sea ice near the Greenland coast..
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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