Friday, June 8, 2012

Snow Movement

The team starts off, single file on the snow.

They are testing a new ski technique and gear to allow carrying a second team member or 200 pounds of gear.

Some of the team are armed, to simulate a war time mission.

In Alaska there is a polar bear danger, but there are no significant land animals this deep into Antarctica.

The team hopes to be able to cover up to 40 miles a day on flat, level ground.

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