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Jeremy Johnson's Snapshots

  1. Australian Flag

    Snapshot Title: Australian Flag
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This flag sits alone in remembrance of Rodney Marks the South Pole Astrophysicist who died at the pole diring the Winter of 2000 on May 12th



  2. Mapo

    Snapshot Title: Mapo
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    Former home of the BICEP project



  3. South Pole Telescope

    Snapshot Title: South Pole Telescope
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The tallest structure at the South Pole sits int he Dark Sector



  4. Building 61

    Snapshot Title: Building 61
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This houses the electrical substion that powers the Dark Sector



  5. IceCube Laboratory

    Snapshot Title: IceCube Laboratory
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The IceCube Lab houses the many servers that are conencted to the doms which are dropped below the ice to look for neutrinos



  6. USAP Logo

    Snapshot Title: USAP Logo
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The logo that normally sits here is completely covered due to the blowing snow.



  7. Stairway

    Snapshot Title: Stairway
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    Connecting the lower roof to the upper roof. The Meteorology department goes to the roof daily for Weather Observation. Though during the winter they must stay ont eh lower roof as not to interfere wi...



  8. Snow Drift Stake

    Snapshot Title: Snow Drift Stake
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    There are 7o snow drift stakes aournd the statin that I measure monthly for snow drift analysis.



  9. Ceremonial South Pole

    Snapshot Title: Ceremonial South Pole
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    Normally surrounded by the flags of the nations who've signed the Antarctic Treaty



  10. Scott Tent

    Snapshot Title: Scott Tent
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is a Scott tent that brave winterovers have stayed the night in out in temperatures approaching negative 90F



  11. The "Beer Can"

    Snapshot Title: The "Beer Can"
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    If you've ever felt you were in shape, come to the south pole and take a walk up the 5 stories of the "Beer Can". The stiar inside go down two stories below ground to allow access to the arches, which...



  12. ARO

    Snapshot Title: ARO
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The Atmospheric Research Observatory



  13. Geographic South Pole marker

    Snapshot Title: Geographic South Pole marker
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The American flag sits alongside the geographic South Pole marker



  14. Aurora Australis

    Snapshot Title: Aurora Australis
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    Faint glow form the aurora



  15. South Pole Dome

    Snapshot Title: South Pole Dome
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is the old station dome, currently used only for storage and marked for removal



  16. Milky Way

    Snapshot Title: Milky Way
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The ever present Milky Way.



  17. Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station

    Snapshot Title: Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano july 29th
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is the new South Poe Station, the dome is no longer used for anything other than storage.



  18. It's Me!

    Snapshot Title: It's Me!
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    My shadow while taking the photos



  19. Geographic South Pole

    Snapshot Title: Geographic South Pole
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is the location of the geographic South Pole marker. You can see the American Flag clearly here. Every year it is shifted by approximately 30 feet.



  20. Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station

    Snapshot Title: Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    The new South Pole Station. The light you see in a few of the windows is an effect of the 30 second exposures, they are not this bright while standing outside. And normall you can not see them any lig...



  21. Scott Tent

    Snapshot Title: Scott Tent
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is a Scott tent sitting beside the ceremonial pole. Brave winterovers have spent the night outside in -80Fand below inside of this tent.



  22. South Pole Telescope

    Snapshot Title: South Pole Telescope
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is SPT, the tallest structure at the South Pole



  23. Atmospheric Research Observatory

    Snapshot Title: Atmospheric Research Observatory
    Taken by: Jeremy Johnson

    Image: South Pole 360 degree Pano
    Image Owner: Jeremy Johnson



    Description:

    This is ARO, an observatory used by NOAA