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Larsen B Ice Shelf994 viewsAn in-flight photo of the Larsen B Ice Shelf taken during the 2006 IceTrek expedition
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993 viewsResearcher works on equipment during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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973 viewsTed Scambos grew a beard during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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967 viewsResearchers enjoyed a rare moment of fresh air on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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962 viewsThis photo was taken during a flight over the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Bird Glacier lurks in the background, with Darwin Glacier in the foreground.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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944 viewsAfter weeks of 24-hour sunshine, the team sees their first sunset in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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943 viewsThis poster illustrates the required protective gear for traveling to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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940 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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937 viewsIcebergs and sea ice melt during the southern hemisphere summer.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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925 viewsThe IceTrek crew takes a test run at assembling the A22a Iceberg weather station tower.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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923 viewsMount Dundas towers over Thule Airforce Base in Greenland.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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910 viewsThis was the first sunset that the traverse team saw over the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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