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Diver Rob Robbins swims under the sea ice in McMurdo Sound near Arrival Heights in a previous season. 2,000 Dives Under the Antarctic Sea
Features / People Profiles
Wednesday November 25, 2015

Party balloons greeted Rob Robbins as he climbed out of the icy waters of McMurdo Sound on October 22. The colorful additions to the typically utilitarian furnishings of the small dive hut marked a major milestone in his career.
Jeremiah Clark and Terrell Skafer raise the American and New Zealand flags. Two Nations Honor Their Veterans
Features / Life on the Ice
Thursday November 12, 2015

Residents of McMurdo Station and New Zealand's Scott Base joined together on Veterans Day to honor the service of their nations' men and women in uniform. Through speeches, prayers and a ceremonial flag raising, service members and station leaders from both countries recognized the bravery of those in the armed forces.

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