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1295 viewsThis aerial photo was taken on the way north to Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1290 viewsAfter weeks of 24-hour sunshine, the team sees their first sunset in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1267 viewsThis helicopter view shows the edge of AMIGOSberg. Notice the blue markings along the edge; these are yearly refreezing lines.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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1265 viewsFrom a helicopter, the edge of AMIGOSberg is visible.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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1261 viewsThis was the first sunset that the traverse team saw over the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1241 viewsThe sun sets and moon rises behind icebergs and sea ice.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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1235 viewsTeam members sit in the dining "room" of the traverse caravan.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1231 viewsThe traverse cabin waits for the start of the expedition at the South Pole.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1230 viewsPolished ice and crevasses sparkle in the morning light.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1223 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1217 viewsThis Antarctic ice stream carries ice off the ice sheet towards the ocean.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1217 viewsResearchers take a snow core on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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