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Image of the day

Aurora above the log-periodic antenna system of the Southern Hemisphere Antarctic Radar Experiment (SHARE) formerly called Polar Anglo-American Conjugate Experiment (PACE). SHARE uses high frequency backscatter radar to investigate the structure and dynamics of the ionosphere from the ground.

Aurora above the log-periodic antenna system of the Southern Hemisphere Antarctic Radar Experiment (SHARE) formerly called Polar Anglo-American Conjugate Experiment (PACE). SHARE uses high frequency backscatter radar to investigate the structure and dynamics of the ionosphere from the ground.

Penguin of the day

Emperor penguin chick (Aptenodytes forsteri) eyeing up an Antarctic Skua (Catharacta antarctica) near the windy bay penguin colony.

Emperor penguin chick (Aptenodytes forsteri) eyeing up an Antarctic Skua (Catharacta antarctica) near the windy bay penguin colony.

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