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324 viewsThe Megadunes team underwent training in the Field Safety Training Program at McMurdo Station before relocating to the Megadunes site. Here, the team completes their crevasse rescue training.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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323 viewsNorwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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323 viewsCRREL’s Matt Sturm and team examining snow crystals on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark Serreze
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323 viewsMegadunes are slightly rounded at their crests and are so subtle that a person on the ground cannot see the pattern. In this aerial photograph, the megadune area looks like light and dark stripes in the snow.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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322 viewsNorwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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322 viewsNorwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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322 viewsWhile on board the Aurora Australis, some of the team ventured onto the bridge of the icebreaker. This is what the bridge looked like.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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322 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the port side.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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322 viewsWhile traversing the Ross Sea, the team saw Pennel Bank, shown here.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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322 viewsLou Albershardt carefully working with the ice core drill.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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321 viewsThe sun sets in Toolik during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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