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1514 viewsWood braces stabilize a snow pit on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1502 viewsThis equipment was used during the traverse.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1494 viewsPictured here is an example of thin sea ice, glistening beneath the Antarctic sunlight.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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Sea Ice1493 viewsArctic sea ice image produced from daily-averaged QuikSCAT sigma-0 measurements from NASA SCP Arctic and Antarctic Ice Extent from QuikSCAT, 1999-2004 Dataset.
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1489 viewsA view from a helicopter shows the jagged edge of AMIGOSberg.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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1486 viewsThe old South Pole Station still serves as a storage area.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1468 viewsThe traverse team set up this scientific equipment on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1453 viewsThis in-flight photo shows Jorum Glacier, located along the Antarctic Coast.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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1447 viewsThis map shows the spatial distribution of the rate of elevation change from the Elevation Change of the Southern Greenland Ice Sheet from 1978-1988 data set. The data was acquired from Seasat and Geosat radar altimeter data. It shows a 2000 m surface elevation contour, the ice divide, and the locations of nine shallow and three deeper ice cores in the study area.
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1441 viewsThe traverse team set up this scientific equipment on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1433 viewsThis poster illustrates the required protective gear for traveling to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1419 viewsThe new South Pole station recently opened, replacing the older dome-shaped station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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