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Scientist with Soil Sample in the Antarctica

Caption: Biologist Nick Teets searches for Belgica antarctica, a flightless midge, on an island near NSF's Palmer Station on the Antarctic Peninsula, during a 2010 deployment.

Credit: Photograph by Peter Rejcek, NSF

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