Scott Base, Mount Erebus, and melt pools forming in the sea ice in front of the base in late summer.
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Weddell seal in the sun at Cape Evans
Weddell Seal basking in the sun at Cape Evans
Weddell Seal taking a breather through a crack in the sea ice near McMurdo Station Antarctica
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Dead Weddel Seal. The seal has wandered inland and died. The cold has freeze-dried it, and the winds have stripped away some of the flesh exposing the skull.
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Emperor Penguins waiting for a Weddel Seal to vacate their hole in the ice so they can go fishing again
Weddel Seal at Cape Bird
Weddel Seal sunning itself in the late summer sun.