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“Week at the Pole”
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Friday, October 26, 2012 - 12:15pm
The winterovers report a rather uneventful week at the Pole. Nonetheless, beautiful pictures abound.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 2:00pm

The US flag flaps in the wind, as it undoubtedly did in many places across the US on July 4th, only at the South Pole it was lit by a bright moon with a lunar halo.

Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 2:00pm

A quiet week at the Pole. Still, there’s always maintenance to be done, like status checks of the emergency fuel tanks (below, top) and a monthly fire alarm test at the IceCube Lab (below, bottom). Quiet, yes, but bright—perfect conditions for a walk.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 2:15pm
Open coat? No hat? It must be summer at the South Pole. Well, although it’s sunny outside it would probably be a stretch to call it warm, for those of us not used to it anyway.
Monday, December 9, 2013 - 1:30pm
The drill in the center of this photo was designed for the Askaryan Radio Array (ARA), a neutrino detector much like the IceCube Neutrino Observatory. But while IceCube monitors the ice for flashes of radiation created in a neutrino interaction, ARA is designed to use radio waves to detect ultra-high-energy neutrinos.
Friday, December 13, 2013 - 11:15am
It looks like IceCube winterover Ian Rees is practicing a good luge position, but he’s just taking advantage of his perch to capture photos.
Monday, December 23, 2013 - 10:30am
It was a week filled with movement outdoors.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 1:15pm

The Race Around the World, an approximately two-mile course at the South Pole, is one that some folks take seriously, with planning and preparations aimed at bringing them across the finish line first.

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 2:45pm
Out with the old, in with the new.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 12:30pm
What’s new at the Pole? Well, some new people are there—it’s still summer, so groups of people are still coming and going.