Archive for the ‘Earth Sciences’ Tag
Photograph by Fridtjof Nansen
This Month in Photo of the Day: Images from the National Geographic Archive
Fridtjof Nansen takes a reading of deep Arctic Ocean water temperature as part of the expedition’s scientific work. Astronomical, meteorological, and oceanographic data were consistently collected.
From the National Geographic book National Geographic Image Collection.
- Sailing the Northwest Passage at night (boingboing.net)
- Photography Month at National Geographic (mymind.escrito.info)
- Is the ice in the Arctic Ocean getting thinner and thinner? (eurekalert.org)