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1398 viewsScientists examine equipment during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1396 viewsThe traverse team set up this scientific equipment on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1389 viewsScientists dig a snow pit during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1365 viewsThe researchers stayed in tents while conducting some studies away from the traverse vehicles.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1361 viewsTed Scambos snuggles in his sleeping bag, during a side trip of the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1356 viewsThe traverse team set up this scientific equipment on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1355 viewsThe traverse team set up this scientific equipment on the Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1353 viewsThese glaciers used to terminate in the sea; now that they terminate on land, it makes traveling by land via dogsled even more difficult.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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1346 viewsOne of the most studied and interesting ice streams in Antarctica, Ice Stream B shows a number of features that indicate past changes and ongoing evolution. In this subscene the upstream ends of several ice stream shear margins are highlighted. Characteristic crevasse patterns, nicknamed "chromosomes," mark the ends of several of these margin traces.
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1341 viewsWood braces stabilize a snow pit on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1322 viewsThis equipment was used during the traverse.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1307 viewsThe old South Pole Station still serves as a storage area.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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