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188 viewsTowards the end of the ARISE Cruise, the Aurora Australis had navigated its way towards Casey Station, Antarctica, but only got close enough to air-lift the designated team to Casey; it was just another part of the journey for that team. Pictured here is Casey Station.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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188 viewsThis in-flight view shows Vega Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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Life on a Drifting Station187 viewsA biplane landing near an iceberg, off the Laptev Sea. Image credit: EWG.
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Taking Scientific Measurements187 viewsTwo station members traverse the snow survey line measuring snow density by weight. Image credit: EWG.
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187 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
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187 viewsThe Alaska pipeline transports crude oil from the North Slope of Alaska to Valdez.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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187 viewsMuch of northern Alaska is covered in boreal forest and tundra.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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187 viewsThe last station that we serviced on the southern traverse was at Dye-2, the location of an abandoned U.S. military base, visible in this photo with the white-domed roof. This building used to hold 200+ soldiers in the during the Cold War and was eventually abandoned.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
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187 viewsThe AS350 Squirrel (VH-SES) helicopter awaiting its return to the Aurora Australis.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Alice O'Connor
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Scientific Instruments186 viewsThis meteorological instrument box is at the standard height of two meters above the surface. Image credit: EWG
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186 viewsScientists ride a snowmobile.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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186 viewsDrew Slater poses in the powder blue parka that he was issued for the SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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