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Snapshots

  1. Polar Bear

    Snapshot Title: Polar Bear
    Taken by: cwillett0704

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Where is this polar bear going?



  2. Polar Bear and Cubs

    Snapshot Title: Polar Bear and Cubs
    Taken by: cwillett0704

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Is this a mother polar bear and her two cubs? Do polar bears usually travel in groups or alone?



  3. Polar bear crossing Barents Sea

    Snapshot Title: Polar bear crossing Barents Sea
    Taken by: jonmusso

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    This is a Gigapan photo. The process was developed at Carnegie Mellon



  4. Now global warming sucks.

    Snapshot Title: Now global warming sucks.
    Taken by: Kenny

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

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  5. Discolored Ice

    Snapshot Title: Discolored Ice
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Most of the ice in this panorama is pure white or blue. On our journey, we saw quite a few patches, such as this one, where algae under the ice turned it yellow or green or, as we see here, brown.



  6. 1

    Snapshot Title: 1
    Taken by: dmitry podkofa

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    1



  7. Polar bears

    Snapshot Title: Polar bears
    Taken by: Mihai Lefter

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    3



  8. Polar bears

    Snapshot Title: Polar bears
    Taken by: Mihai Lefter

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    3



  9. Polar Bear #1

    Snapshot Title: Polar Bear #1
    Taken by: Payam Rahmani

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

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  10. Melt Pool

    Snapshot Title: Melt Pool
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Polar Bears Crossing the Barents Sea
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The are air temperature was 0 degrees centigrade, and melt pools like this one were found all the way to the North Pole. The sun shines on the Arctic Sea ice 24 hours a day in the summer. In late Augu...