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1329 viewsThe Ross Ice Shelf is the largest ice shelf in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1329 viewsMount Dundas towers over Thule Airforce Base in Greenland.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1320 viewsResearchers enjoyed a rare moment of fresh air on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1301 viewsPfeister's Island;March April 1974
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Pat Martin
AIDJEX Web site
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1294 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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1292 viewsThis aerial photo was taken on the way north to Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
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1283 viewsAfter weeks of 24-hour sunshine, the team sees their first sunset in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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Emmons Glacier1281 viewsEmmons Glacier, 22 September 1966, photographed by Austin Post.
Image Credit: Courtesy NSIDC Glacier Photo Collection
NSIDC Glacier Photo Collection
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Larsen B Ice Shelf Collapse 20021278 viewsThis movie shows the events of January, February, and March 2002 as recorded by NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MODIS) satellite sensor. The images show the Larsen B Ice Shelf and parts of the Antarctic Peninsula (on left).
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Antarctica & Sea Ice1269 viewsReduced-resolution image from QuikScat sigma-0 measurements. This image shows Antarctica and the surrounding sea ice on July 1999.
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1262 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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1260 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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