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News Release 11-260

South Pole Website Celebrates a Century of Science

Revamped site includes new content for the public, teachers and students

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Image of the new Amundsen-Scott South Pole station dedicated in 2008.

Fifty-two years after the first South Pole station was built, the new South Pole Station was dedicated in 2008.

Credit: NSF


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Image of the elevated new Amundsen-Scott South Pole station.

Elevated new Amundsen-Scott South Pole station is built on the 9000 ft. thick polar ice sheet.

Credit: NSF


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