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275 viewsTom Douglas remove a core sample.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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275 viewsMatthew Sturm and Art Gelvin remove equipment from the SnowStar.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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274 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study. Inside NASA CV990
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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274 viewsThis plug of turf dug up near Barrow, Alaska shows a typical soil profile in tundra. The vegetation consists of moss and grass. A layer of dark brown organic matter extends down to a depth of 10 centimeters and beneath the organic layer is fine silt (Credit: Elchin Jafarov, NSIDC).
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274 viewsScientists ride a snowmobile.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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274 viewsMuch of northern Alaska is covered in boreal forest and tundra.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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273 viewsScientists stayed in this dorm during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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273 viewsScientist rejoices at the top of Atigun Gorge.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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273 viewsChristopher Hiemstra checks out a shed.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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272 viewsTerry Haran with the Heitronics KT-19.82 thermal radiometer, mounted to the port side rail of the Aurora Australis, to measure the skin temperature of the sea ice
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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271 viewsDrew Slater hikes during the 2009 snownet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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271 viewsThe Alaska pipeline transports crude oil from the North Slope of Alaska to Valdez.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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