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Pictures and Videos

We hope that these videos and picture galleries will give you a feeling of what it is like to live and work in Antarctica. You will also find a lot of material related to the construction of the station.

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  • Doctor Barbara Weith showing how to immobilize an ankle following an hypothetical twist on the foot, a broken leg or a broken arm. - © International Polar Foundation

    Photos From Training Weekend in Chamonix 2021

    During the weekend of September 24th to 26th, the BELARE team went to Chamonix, France to undergo some field training and get ot know their colleagues taking part in the…

  • Many of the scientific instruments need to be removed from the roof of the station in order to keep them from being damaged by the rough winter conditions. Here Henri removes the Brewer Ozone-Sperctrophotometer from the Royal Meteorological Institute so it can be carefully stored until next season of data collection.
 - © International Polar Foundation

    Preparations for Departure

    The BELARE team has bene very busy preparing the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica for overwintering while they pack up for the trip home. The station's solar panels have been covered…

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