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298 viewsAn excellent example of a pressure ridge on sea ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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297 viewsView from the plane (another 'twin otter') down onto the ice sheet during our flight south.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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297 viewsA view of the Brooks mountain range on the northern slope of Alaska during the 2012 SnowNet expedition. --Credit: NSIDC, Mark Serreze
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296 viewsLin Liu and Kevin Schaefer use a metal probe to measure the active layer depth along a survey line near Barrow, Alaska. (Credit: Andy Parsekian)
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296 viewsPart of Brooks Range rises over the distance.
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296 viewsFrom left: Terry Haran, Ted Scambos, and Thorsten Markus, anticipating their departure on the Aurora Australis from Hobart, Australia.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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296 viewsWhile on the expedition, the crew got to see one of those rare phenomena: the southern lights, also named the aurora australis.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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296 viewsAn above view of the Aurora Australis breaking through the silver dollar sea ice.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Angus Munro
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296 viewsRob Bauer happily displaying the freshly duct-taped GPR system.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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295 viewsThe newly-built South Pole Station, replaced the old station, a large dome.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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295 viewsA storm brought blowing snow and low visibility to the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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295 viewsSveta Berezovskaya drives through the Arctic.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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