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Image of the day

GRASS – Gonio Radiometric Spectrometer System. 

Chris Ball, 25 and Amelia Marks, 25 of Royal Holloway working on a NERC funded project that looks at snow reflectance at varying angles using a rotating detector array. This science is essential for the interpretation of satellite imagery of the polar regions.

GRASS – Gonio Radiometric Spectrometer System. Chris Ball, 25 and Amelia Marks, 25 of Royal Holloway working on a NERC funded project that looks at snow reflectance at varying angles using a rotating detector array. This science is essential for the interpretation of satellite imagery of the polar regions.

Penguin of the day

Emperor Penguin on the sea ice in the Weddell Sea

Emperor Penguin on the sea ice in the Weddell Sea

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