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292 viewsMac Cathles (left) and Zoe Courville (right) carefully removing the ice core sample from the drill.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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291 viewsLin Liu and Kevin Schaefer use a metal probe to measure the active layer depth along a survey line near Barrow, Alaska. (Credit: Andy Parsekian)
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291 viewsMatthew Sturm carves snow blocks in Barrow.
Image courtesy Mark Serreze, NSIDC.
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291 viewsThe newly-built South Pole Station, replaced the old station, a large dome.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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291 viewsThe team takes a last break before home.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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291 viewsPart of Brooks Range rises over the distance.
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291 viewsThe all-sky camera, securely attached above the bridge.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Erica Kay
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291 viewsAn above view of the Aurora Australis breaking through the silver dollar sea ice.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Angus Munro
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290 viewsMark Serreze digs a snow pit during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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289 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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289 viewsRob Bauer happily displaying the freshly duct-taped GPR system.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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288 viewsNSIDC Director Mark Serreze poses on the Arctic tundra, during the 2013 Arctic Observing Network (Snownet) project.
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