2000 Photo Contest, Nature, 3rd prize

Norbert Wu

01 January, 1999

Sea ice stalactites are hollow, and grow as brine drains away from the surface ice. An underwater photography team worked from the US Antarctic Program's base on Ross Island during late spring. Grounded icebergs, frozen waterfalls and sea-ice stalactites form part of an underwater tableau.

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Norbert Wu

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