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Nicola Dunn, lead objects conservator for the 2013-14 summer season, uses a scalpel to scrape rust off boxes. For Future Generations
Features / Back in the Day
Friday April 18, 2014

More than 110 years since it was built on the spit of land that would become known as Hut Point, Robert Falcon Scott's first expedition base is getting an extreme makeover Antarctic-style. But you'd never be able to tell - and that's how the conservators like it.
Members of the 2014 South Pole winter-over crew carry the flags from the 12 original signatory nations to the Antarctic Treaty inside the station. It All Adds Up
Features / Life on the Ice
Thursday April 10, 2014

Some get excited for Oscar nominee lists. Others scrutinize March Madness brackets like they were financial statements. For the U.S. Antarctic Program, the closest equivalent might be Bill Spindler's annually update list of South Pole winter-over statistics.

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