In Images: IceBridge Investigates Antarctica
Ellsworth Mountains in Antarctica seen from the IceBridge research plane on Oct. 26. The Ellsworth Mountains are home to Antarctica's highest point, Vinson Massif (16,066 feet/4,897 meters).
Trapped Iceberg in the Amundsen Sea
An iceberg trapped in sea ice in the Amundsen Sea, seen from the IceBridge DC-8 research plane on Oct. 27.
View of the northern Antarctic Peninsula from high altitude during IceBridge's flight back from the Foundation Ice Stream, on Oct. 28.
Pensacola Mountains near the Foundation Ice Stream, which Operation IceBridge surveyed on Oct. 28.
Adelaid Island Ice Shelf
Edge of an ice shelf in Adelaide Island, off the Antarctic Peninsula, viewed from the IceBridge research plane.
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