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  • Antarctica - the atomic (nuclear) powered weather station at Byrd Station.
  • Antarctica - Chilean geologist Fernando Hunizaga and Texas Technological College geologist Charles King on a sled in the Shackleton Glacier Area. They are members of a party making a study of the terrain in the area of the Roberts Massif.
  • Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica - An ice drilling rig begins the task of making a hole through the seven foot thick ice in order to set up a fishing site for the scientist of U.S. Antarctic Research Program.

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