Most viewed
IMG_2426.JPG
186 viewsDrew Slater poses in the powder blue parka that he was issued for the SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
IMG_2517.JPG
186 viewsDrew Slater hikes during the 2009 snownet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
IMG_2523.JPG
186 viewsFrom left to right
Art Gelvin - CRREL
Matthew Sturm - CRREL (Team Lead)
Sveta Berezovskaya - WERC, Univ. Alaska @ Fairbanks (UAF)
Christopher Hiemstra - CIRA, Colorado State Univ
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
IMG_4960.JPG
186 viewsIllanguau jumps on the the sled as it goes by.
(3/4)
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
Maurer_Greenland_2004_092.jpg
186 viewsWhile Nic and Russ are off working on the weather station at NASA-SE, I'm digging another snow pit. This one is 2.5 meters (8 feet) deep! At that point, I reached the layer from the previous year's snow surface. Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
NSIDC_Snownet2012_h.JPG
186 viewsNSIDC Drew Slater and team examining snow crystals on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark Serreze
TS_03_Oct18th05.jpg
186 viewsOne of several aerial shots taken from the AS350 Squirrel.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Tony Worby
IMG_2465.JPG
185 viewsScientists stayed in this dorm during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
IMG_2474.JPG
185 viewsMatthew Sturm and Art Gelvin remove equipment from the SnowStar.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
IMG_5121.JPG
185 viewsThe shadows get longer as they near Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
Maurer_Greenland_2004_094.jpg
185 viewsA very nice couple from Montana, Mark and Lou, live at Dye-2 in this small, black tent from April to August every year to maintain the air strip for the U.S. Air National Guard mentioned in the previous photo.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
TS_03_6StormySea.jpg
185 viewsA view of the stormy Ross Sea.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
1324 files on 111 page(s)

Browse Galleries

View Index for All Albums

Help/FAQ

Photo & Image Gallery FAQ

Questions or comments about the NSIDC Photo Gallery? Contact the NSIDC User Services Office.

Look up snow and ice related words and terminology in our Cryosphere Glossary

Visit our Education Center to learn more about snow, ice, glaciers, frozen ground, and research in cold regions.

Read about Scientists at NSIDC