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269 viewsOne of our three snow-mobiles, which we called "ski-doos".
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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269 viewsTed Scambos (left) and Terry Haran (right) stopping to enjoy the scenery of St. James Walkway.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
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269 viewsMac Cathles surfing the snow on his snowmobile.
Also pictured: Pengy, the the stuffed penguin.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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268 viewsScientists lower equipment into a snow pit.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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268 viewsA storm brought blowing snow and low visibility to the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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268 viewsChristopher Hiemstra checks out a shed.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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268 viewsOur first stop on the southern traverse at the NASA-SE station. Here we are in the snow accumulation region ("dry snow zone") of Greenland where it rarely experiences any melt. Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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268 viewsPart of Brooks Range rises over the distance.
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268 viewsAll of the gear and the equipment packed up and ready to be shipped out.
Image Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
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267 viewsA storm brought blowing snow and low visibility to the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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267 viewsScientists stayed in this dorm during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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267 viewsScientist rejoices at the top of Atigun Gorge.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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