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292 viewsRob Bauer melting down snow for the team.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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291 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.
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291 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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291 viewsA view stretching out over the Antarctica sea ice from the bridge.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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291 viewsThis is one in a series of photos of Pengy the stuffed penguin.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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289 viewsPhoto by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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289 viewsThe Royal Society Range in Antarctica rises to 4000 meters (13,000 feet) at its highest point.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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287 viewsTed Scambos on the bride of the Aurora Australis.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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286 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study. Inside NASA CV990
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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286 viewsResearchers measure snow/firn grain size, as well as the depth of a snow pit.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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285 viewsResearchers check their gear during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project in Alaska.
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283 viewsAndy Persekian, Lin Liu, Elchin Jafarov, and Kevin Schaefer pose next to whale bones at the Welcome to Barrow, Alaska sign. (Credit: Elchin Jafarov, NSIDC)
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