Taking pictures and filming on the ice

Picture Galleries

Every season, we publish pictures from Antarctica and we now have quite an archive available. You can follow the life of the Princess Elisabeth Station from its origins in Brussels until the present.

  • Scientists on the Move

    in Science, Daily Life, Logistics

    Scientists on the Move

    January 2024 saw the passage of the CHINARE research plane the Snow Dragon at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica and several resarch projecs head out into the field towards the coast.

  • Storm at PEA Decmeber 2023

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    Storm at PEA Decmeber 2023

    Following some very nice and unusually warm weather in November, the Princess Elsiabeth Antarctica was subject to several days of very stormy weather. The BELARE team had to spend a…

  • Tidying up the Princess

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    Tidying up the Princess

    Each season when the first team arrives at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica one of hte first things they need to do is clear away the snow, start up the station'…

  • Visit of VIPS to PEA

    in Daily Life, Management

    Visit of VIPS to PEA

    During the second week of January 2023, a number of VIPs visited the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica and learned about its zero-emission design!

  • Storm at PEA!

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    Storm at PEA!

    In December 2022, a summer storm hit the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica. Despite the 100 km/h winds and reduced visibility, the PEA crew didn't stop working!

  • Too Much Snow!

    in Daily Life, Infrastructure

    Too Much Snow!

    One of the frist tasks the team undertakes when it arrives at the Pricness Elisabeth Antarctica at the start of each season is removing snow from the station. During the…

  • Heading to PEA!

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    Heading to PEA!

    The first team of the 2022-23 season arrived at PEA at the end of November 2022. While many veterans are used to the journey between Cape Town and the Princess…

  • Penelope Project at PEA

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    Penelope Project at PEA

    The Princess Elisabeth Antarctica has inspired yet another artist in her work. Marie Minary, from Besançon, France, has been working with other artists to create a…