Antarctic research station

Antarctic research station

C011/3100 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Restrictions: Editorial use only

Caption: Antarctic research station. Scientists outside the living accommodation at an ice-core drilling site on Berkner Island, Antarctica. Scientists have succeeded in drilling 1000 metre-deep ice core and reached bedrock. The core gives a continuous record of the climate on Berkner spanning the past 30,000 years. This period is particularly interesting as it includes the dramatic transition from the last ice age into the current Holocene warm period, when the average temperature of the Antarctic rose by 8C.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not available.

Keywords: 21st century, accommodation, adult, antarctica, bas, berner island, british antarctic survey, british flag, climate change, cold, drilling station, environment, environmental science, equipment, european, french flag, frozen, global warming, human, ice core, ice-core, living quarters, male, man, men, people, person, research station, researcher, researchers, scientist, scientists, site, snow, snow-covered, snowy, union jack, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.