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All images of the deconstruction of The South Pole Dome courtesy of Guy Tytgat (click to enlarge)

The Deconstruction of The Dome

Posted: Jan 14, 2010 08:47 pm EST

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The Dome 1974 2009. The prominent feature at the destination of the South Pole skiers has been deconstructed during this 2009-10 South Pole season. A scientist at the AGAP project, Guy Tytgat, witnessed some of the stages of deconstruction. Gamburtsev Mountains During the second week of December Guy went through the South Pole to acclimatize to altitude and again on his way out to catch a Hercules back to McMurdo Station. Guy was working on a project higher up on the Plateau. He explained to ExplorersWeb, I was working on...

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