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1943 viewsTraverse vehicles travel across the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1932 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1910 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1888 viewsWe look over coastal glaciers to the Greenland ice cap.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1861 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1853 viewsThe traverse team runs into a group of skiers racing across the Antarctic Ice Sheet
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1842 viewsTed Scambos smiles from the driver's seat of one of the traverse vehicles.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1838 viewsThis image shows the annual climatology melt for 2007 from Greenland Ice Sheet Melt Characteristics Derived from Passive Microwave Data.
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1837 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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1807 viewsThis support truck followed the ski race across Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1795 viewsSkiers continue on their race across the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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ICESat/GLAS tracks over Hektoria Glacier, Antarctica1793 viewsThis figure shows an image map of three ICESat/GLAS tracks from the eight-day missions that were used to investigate the response of Hektoria Glacier in the Antarctic Peninsula to the loss of the Larsen B Ice Shelf in March of 2002. The three tracks cross the lower portion of the glacier at an angle. In dark blue are contours showing the level of speed increase in meters per day since breakup of the shelf.
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