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1522 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1478 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1465 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1450 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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1444 viewsThis in-flight photo shows the edge of the Larsen B Ice Shelf. The surface is melted, and ice flows off the edge like a waterfall.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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Allan Hills1439 viewsThe Allan Hills are located on the flanks of the TransAntarctic Mountains. Ice upwells onto the hills where combinations of winds and solar insolation cause the ice to quickly ablate. Meteorites that once fell over a large region of East Antarctica have been carried by glacier motion into this small locality.
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1431 viewsWe look over coastal glaciers to the Greenland ice cap.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1425 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1398 viewsSkiers continue on their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1395 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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1371 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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1369 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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