NASA’s photo surveys reveal frozen beauty of Antarctica

Source: Globaltimes.cn Published: 2017/11/7 17:13:48

Highlights: Over the past nine years, NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft have been helping scientists survey the Arctic and Antarctic regions and better understand the connections between polar ice regions and the global climate system. Images taken by IceBridge reveal spectacular views of sea ice and snow in the Antarctic. Photos: Mario Tama/Getty Images/VCG

  • The shadow of NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft (L) is cast over blue ice in the Antarctic Peninsula region on October 31. Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images/VCG

  • Mountain glaciers are seen from NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft in the Antarctic Peninsula region on October 31. Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images/VCG

  • Pictured are intricate crevasses in ice taken by NASA’s IceBridge research aircraft in the Antarctic Peninsula region on October 31. Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images/VCG






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