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For the International Polar Year, we gave polar scientists cameras and blogging tools and asked them to document their field work. Follow along on their adventures and see what it's like to be a research scientist in the Arctic or Antarctica. {Read More»}
For downloadable images and videos, visit the Polar Media Collection.

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The South Pole(s) »
When you imagine the South Pole, what do you see? An empty, frozen, white expanse with a red- and white-striped pole sticking out? {Read More»}

The Bears of Summer »
Summer is a critical time for polar bears and climate change is lengthening Arctic summers. {Read More»}

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