|The new much more modern station|
|This is the old station|
A rare, risky mission is underway to rescue sick scientists from the South Pole
"We were stuck in a place that's harder to get to than the International Space Station," said Ron Shemenski, a former physician for the station who in 2001 became the first person to be evacuated during the dark winter months. "We know we're on our own."
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Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
Past posts from my blog about the South Pole