March 9th, 2011

Gil Marsh cover

Stunning photos from Antarctica

The aurora australis provides a dramatic backdrop to a Scott Tent at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station on July 14, 2009. (National Science Foundation/Patrick Cullis)

Take a look at some stunning photographs of Antarctica gathered by the Atlantic. Although the title of the piece is "Recent Scenes from Antarctica," many of the photographs are little older, such as the one above. Still, they are fabulous--all 47 of them!

And for those who want to know about the above photo:

The aurora australis provides a dramatic backdrop to a Scott Tent at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station on July 14, 2009. (National Science Foundation/Patrick Cullis)

Enjoy!


Thank you Patrick Nielsen Hayden for the link.