60 Photos - Dec 7, 2013
Photo: Stepping off the C-17Photo: Ross Island and MichelePhoto: C-17 on the Sea Ice RunwayPhoto: LC-130Photo: Basler BT-67, our take-out planePhoto: The DeHavilland DHC-6 Twin Otter being loaded up for camp put-inPhoto: Twin OtterPhoto: James, our field team leaderPhoto: Me, Michele, and NickyPhoto: Erebus from a different anglePhoto: Landed at Terra Nova Bay for fuelPhoto: Terra Nova BayPhoto: Getting fuel from the Italian Antarctic programPhoto: Yeah, I'm a rebel.Photo: Ice shelfPhoto: Antarctica!Photo: Leaving Terra Nova Bay -- that's the Italian base, Mario Zucchelli Station, in the backgroundPhoto: GlacierPhoto: GlacierPhoto: Another glacierPhoto: PayloadPhoto: EBEX, drifted overPhoto: That's a lot of snowPhoto: Michele works on staking our big tentPhoto: Photo: Bye bye!Photo: CampPhoto: My home for 6 nightsPhoto: Photo: Inside the big tentPhoto: Photo: Outside my vestibule doorPhoto: The digging beginsPhoto: Help from the Italians!Photo: Pushing snowPhoto: EBEX on a pedestalPhoto: Thumbs up!Photo: group portraitPhoto: Michele channels KubrickPhoto: Dragging the cryostat outPhoto: Cryostat on Siglin sledPhoto: after flipping the outer frame uprightPhoto: Michele disassembles legsPhoto: Sundogs!Photo: No more EBEXPhoto: Collecting stuffPhoto: EBEX, disassembledPhoto: SkiwayPhoto: SelfiePhoto: snowdriftsPhoto: Salvation from abovePhoto: the Basler landsPhoto: loading the crysotat into the BaslerPhoto: Inside the BaslerPhoto: back at McMurdoPhoto: Our flight off the icePhoto: mad propsPhoto: self portraitPhoto: Inside the HercPhoto: Back in Christchurch