Antarctic mountains

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    Mountains seen from the IceBridge DC-8 during a survey of the Getz Ice Shelf on Oct. 27, 2012.

    Credit: NASA / Christy Hansen

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    乀merope, Далеко, and 129 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. John Westrock 30 months ago | reply

      Such pristine and untouched land. Hope it stays that way!

    2. benft 30 months ago | reply

      the cloud shadows draped over the ice are awesome...

    3. thepretenda 30 months ago | reply

      I am actually moved by the breathtaking and eerie wilderness of THIS photo!

    4. lanoo_gr 30 months ago | reply

      Fabulous landscape, magnificent capture!

    5. Phil Sidek 30 months ago | reply

      beautiful landscape

    6. OldTom2009 30 months ago | reply

      Great light and feel.

    7. Jo Sze 30 months ago | reply

      Thanks for sharing

    8. esaharsalaheldin 30 months ago | reply

      سبحان الله .ما اجملها طبيعة

    9. omg here i am 29 months ago | reply

      I feel cold looking at this picture!
      I wish we could move Antarctica to the north so that all ice melts and it becomes habitable again!

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