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The Master at work328 viewsMatthew Sturm photographs snow layers in a snow pit during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
328 viewsMatthew Sturm watches Sveta Berezovskaya and Christopher Hiemstra pack up the gear (Names are in order from left to right)
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
328 viewsThese paw prints in the snow were left by sled dogs.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
328 viewsMultiple storms delayed the LARISSA glaciology team and trapped them in tents at their research sites
328 viewsAnother last photo at Swiss Camp. Notice the ring around the sun. These were common during cloudy skies.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
328 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
328 viewsWhile traversing the Ross Sea, the team saw Pennel Bank, shown here.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
327 viewsNorwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
Setting up the magna-probes327 viewsMatthew Sturm and Mark Serreze set up magna-probes to measure snow depth.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
327 viewsThe GPR/GPS system broke in the field (notice the hole in the gray), so it rests inside the PolarHaven.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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326 viewsThe traverse ended at Troll Station, near these mountains.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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