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1064 viewsPictured here is an example of thin sea ice, glistening beneath the Antarctic sunlight.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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1050 viewsScientists set up these measurement devices during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1048 viewsScientists set up these measurement devices during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1038 viewsThe traverse team came across an abandoned research station on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1017 viewsThis was the first sun set that the traverse team saw over the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1014 viewsDriving the caravan across the East Antarctic Ice Sheet was slow, and hard on the eyes.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1012 viewsThe new South Pole station recently opened, replacing the older dome-shaped station.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1002 viewsResearcher works on equipment during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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981 viewsTed Scambos grew a beard during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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975 viewsResearchers enjoyed a rare moment of fresh air on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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973 viewsThis photo was taken during a flight over the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Bird Glacier lurks in the background, with Darwin Glacier in the foreground.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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953 viewsAfter weeks of 24-hour sunshine, the team sees their first sunset in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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