Images of Antarctica

A team from the Antarctic Heritage Trust works at Scott Base to conserve the relics of Scott and Shackleton's huts. Here are some of their pictures of Antarctica, including icy landscapes and the antics of wildlife. For more pictures and a commentary on their work at Scott Base, visit the conservators' blog.

Biology bench at Cape Evans

Biology bench at Cape Evans

© nzaht.org
Galley at Cape Evans

Galley at Cape Evans

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Expedition to the Ross Sea

Expedition to the Ross Sea

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Cleaning hut walls at Cape Evans

Cleaning hut walls at Cape Evans

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Field camp at Cape Royds

Field camp at Cape Royds

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Sun over Antarctica

Sun over Antarctica

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Antarctic wildlife

Antarctic wildlife

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Hut interior at Cape Evans

Hut interior at Cape Evans

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Sir Ernest Shackleton’s base at Cape Royds

Sir Ernest Shackleton’s base at Cape Royds

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Antarctic landscape

Antarctic landscape

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Heading to the hagglund

Heading to the hagglund (a vehicle suited to Antarctic travel)

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Supplies left behind by the explorers

Supplies left behind by the explorers

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Aurora Australis

Aurora Australis

© Anthony Powell