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Snapshots

  1. Arrival Heights Foward Scatter Antenna

    Snapshot Title: Arrival Heights Foward Scatter Antenna
    Taken by: James Webb

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Last used Winter Over 1969/1970
    This is 1/4 wave vertical at 7.000 MHz
    Installed by NBS, (NIST) Boulder Colorado, to study Ionospheric radio propagation properties between McMurdo, Bird, Pole and ...



  2. Castle Rock

    Snapshot Title: Castle Rock
    Taken by: Kirk Mark

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Castle Rock



  3. Castle Rock

    Snapshot Title: Castle Rock
    Taken by: Kirk Mark

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Two miles from McMurdo Station



  4. Discovery Hut and Hut Point

    Snapshot Title: Discovery Hut and Hut Point
    Taken by: Kirk Mark

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Home of the first R.F. Scott Expedition 1901 -1904



  5. Refueling Ship & Ice Breaker Oden

    Snapshot Title: Refueling Ship & Ice Breaker Oden
    Taken by: Kirk Mark

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Annually a channel is cleared through the sea ice to McMurdo Station to allow two re-supply ships to visit McMurdo Every February.



  6. Building 155

    Snapshot Title: Building 155
    Taken by: Kirk Mark

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Building 155 - recently painted blue. The nerve center of McMurdo Station.



  7. another bike in Antarctica

    Snapshot Title: another bike in Antarctica
    Taken by: geolog

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    can you find some more bikes in McMurdo gigapan



  8. Chapel of the Snows

    Snapshot Title: Chapel of the Snows
    Taken by: Zbigniew

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    the southernmost church



  9. A-Star helicopter

    Snapshot Title: A-Star helicopter
    Taken by: Zbigniew

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    in McMurdo



  10. The Bell 212

    Snapshot Title: The Bell 212
    Taken by: Zbigniew

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    in McMurdo



  11. The Oden icebreaker

    Snapshot Title: The Oden icebreaker
    Taken by: Zbigniew

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Swedes in Antarctica



  12. red apple

    Snapshot Title: red apple
    Taken by: Zbigniew

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    emergency shelter



  13. Flags of the Antarctic Treaty member countries

    Snapshot Title: Flags of the Antarctic Treaty member countries
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

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  14. Plumbing

    Snapshot Title: Plumbing
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    a big fuel tank



  15. Antarctic bicycle

    Snapshot Title: Antarctic bicycle
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    How many other bikes can you find in McMurdo station on this gigapan?



  16. the Hut Point

    Snapshot Title: the Hut Point
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    in McMurdo



  17. Brand new Kiwi helicopter

    Snapshot Title: Brand new Kiwi helicopter
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    .



  18. ship approaching McMurdo

    Snapshot Title: ship approaching McMurdo
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    .



  19. Castle Rock information board

    Snapshot Title: Castle Rock information board
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    No way to read the info there - the distance is about 6 km.

    scini1.mlml.calstate.edu/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/castle-rock-close-small.jpg Will open in a new tab or window



  20. USAP

    Snapshot Title: USAP
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    FEMC in Antarctica



  21. ANTARCTICA OR BUST

    Snapshot Title: ANTARCTICA OR BUST
    Taken by: hiester

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Made it!



  22. Plumbing Kit

    Snapshot Title: Plumbing Kit
    Taken by: hiester

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Hey, I've been waiting for that shipment!



  23. Scotts Hut

    Snapshot Title: Scotts Hut
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    at the Hut Point



  24. The Red Apple

    Snapshot Title: The Red Apple
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    the emergency shelter at the Castle Rock trail



  25. Castle Rock

    Snapshot Title: Castle Rock
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Popular hiking point. View from the rock www.gigapan.org/gigapans/25955/



  26. ODEN

    Snapshot Title: ODEN
    Taken by: Zbigniew Malolepszy

    Image: McMurdo Station, view from Observation Hill, Antarctica
    Image Owner: Zbigniew Malolepszy



    Description:

    Swedish icebreaker



  27. Crary Lab