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Circling Antarctica  A busy summer in Antarctica December 4, 2018

Subatomic Astronomy Going small to study the universe January 31, 2018

Tiger Hunting A tiger chases around the south pole December 4, 2017

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Ready for Launch December 4, 2018

A balloon is prepared for launch from Antarctica

Super Tiger December 4, 2017

Victor Hess prepares to ascend in a balloon to study cosmic rays, 1912

Radiation Hunter April 7, 2012

The sky glows orange in this artist's concept of the atmosphere of Venus.

Dusky Skies June 15, 2010