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6 - Living there today

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As new snow falls each year, only the tip of the old 30-year-old US South Pole research station now pokes above the surface. Today, residents have a new station to live in that is raised above the ice surface.

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packing your bag

go with the floe

keeping healthy


generation next


the job of a lifetime

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