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National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (UK)

Carving Through Arctic Sea Ice

Caption: The photo was taken during one of the expeditions to the Arctic aboard the Russian icebreaker Kapitan Dranitsyn in 2008 as part of the International Polar Year NERC-funded project Arctic Synoptic Basin-wide Oceanography (ASBO). The image shows the back of the icebreaker, which was carving out a circular opening in the ice at a sampling station. Credit Sinhué Torres-Valdés.

Credit: Credit: Sinhué Torres-Valdés

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