Most viewed - Images by project
IMG_0015_1.JPG
1310 viewsThis display shows the clothing required for travel to Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
IMG_0746.JPG
1302 viewsResearcher works on equipment during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
IMG_0753.JPG
1301 viewsDriving the caravan across the East Antarctic Ice Sheet was slow, and hard on the eyes.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
IMG_0759.JPG
1280 viewsTed Scambos grew a beard during the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
TS_02_AntarcticProgram.JPG
1266 viewsThis plane flew the Megadunes crew during the first season of Megadunes in 2002 to 2003.
Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
Megadunes Web site
IMG_0770.JPG
1256 viewsResearchers enjoyed a rare moment of fresh air on the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
IMG_4305.JPG
1256 viewsMount Dundas towers over Thule Airforce Base in Greenland.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney.
AIDJEX1972_012.jpg
1245 viewsAIDJEX 1972 pilot study: snowmobile tracks lead to a hole in the ice.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
TS_03_Aerial05.JPG
1243 viewsAn airborne view of the overlapping nila blended into the smooth snow-covered sea ice, which an iceberg at center.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
AIDJEX1972_002.jpg
1238 viewsPfeister's Island;March April 1974
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Pat Martin
AIDJEX Web site
IMG_0391.JPG
1229 viewsThe Ross Ice Shelf is the largest ice shelf in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
IMG_0772.JPG
1220 viewsAfter weeks of 24-hour sunshine, the team sees their first sunset in Antarctica.
Image Credit: Ted Scambos, NSIDC
1151 files on 96 page(s)

Browse Galleries

View Index for All Albums

Help/FAQ

Photo & Image Gallery FAQ

Questions or comments about the NSIDC Photo Gallery? Contact the NSIDC User Services Office.

Look up snow and ice related words and terminology in our Cryosphere Glossary

Visit our Education Center to learn more about snow, ice, glaciers, frozen ground, and research in cold regions.

Read about Scientists at NSIDC