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906 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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901 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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898 viewsThis aerial photo was taken on the way north to Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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895 viewsTeam members sit in the dining "room" of the traverse caravan.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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895 viewsA view from a helicopter shows the jagged edge of AMIGOSberg.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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890 viewsThis in-flight photo shows Jorum Glacier, located along the Antarctic Coast.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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889 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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886 viewsPfeister's Island;March April 1974
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Pat Martin
AIDJEX Web site
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878 viewsThis plane flew the Megadunes crew during the first season of Megadunes in 2002 to 2003.
Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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873 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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871 viewsAn airborne view of the overlapping nila blended into the smooth snow-covered sea ice, which an iceberg at center.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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870 viewsThe geographic South Pole is located a few hundred yards away from the ceremonial South Pole, which is closer to the station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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