Views over Camp – University of Copenhagen

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Views over Camp

A view of the camp as the put-in team arrives - the camp has been deserted for the entire winter. Save

The dome majestically stands surrounded by a circular snow dune. Round structures do not collect as much drifting snow as square buildings Save

The carpenters garage after a winter of snowfall and blowing snow - somebody has to do some digging. Save

A nice view … the first evening in camp Save

About as dark as it gets in camp in late April Save

A beautiful halo sorrounds the dome. Save

Drifting snow is no problem as long as the next building is visible. Save

A view of the Weatherports during a windy day Save

New people arriving into camp - the LC-130 is parked on the skiway. Save

Pristine surface snow. Save

There is mostly nothing in most directions Save

A night with wind added nice features to these discarded ice surface ice cores. Save

A look from where the drill trench meets the tunnel connecting the drill trench with the ice core storage. Save

A look down the excavation ramp during an evening with a nice blue sky... Save

A view of the dome and the two garages from the edge of the newly excavated science trench. Save

The communications satellite disc stands alone on its hill - pointing towards a geostationary satellite orbiting the Equator. Save

The cupola doubles as a greenhouse. Save