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280 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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280 viewsScientists stand next to LIDAR rig

From left to right:
Christopher Hiemstra, Matthew Sturm, and Art Gelvin
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.

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280 viewsTeam Magna-Probe
From 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.
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280 viewsFrom left to right:
Christopher Hiemstra, Mark Serreze, Sveta Berezovskaya, and Art Gelvin
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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279 viewsThis plug of turf dug up near Barrow, Alaska shows a typical soil profile in tundra. The vegetation consists of moss and grass. A layer of dark brown organic matter extends down to a depth of 10 centimeters and beneath the organic layer is fine silt (Credit: Elchin Jafarov, NSIDC).
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279 viewsScientists lower equipment into a snow pit
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California Dreamin279 viewsSierra Nevada mountains, CA. Near Mammoth. Backcountry
skiing.
Image Credit: Courtesy Lynn French, NSIDC.
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278 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study. Inside NASA CV990
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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278 viewsKevin Schaefer uses a hammer to pound a soil sample tube into the ground near Barrow, Alaska on August 13, 2013. (Credit: Elchin Jafarov, NSIDC).
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278 viewsDrifts of snow covered the Megadunes team's Scott tents.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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277 viewsScientists set up this weather station during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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