Winks in Antarctica!

Panoramic view of McMurdo Sound in Antarctica

Panoramic view of McMurdo Sound in Antarctica

Panoramic view of McMurdo sound and the Royal Society Mountains (part of the Trans-Antarctic Mountain Range).   Taken November 2000 by Tom Barfield and Joe. Click to get a larger image.


 

United States Antarctic Program of the National Science Foundation

United States Antarctic Program of the National Science Foundation

Tom Barfield took the following  photos in Antarctica in December 2001 while supporting the United States Antarctic Program.  Check out the Antarctic Sun!

These photos were taken at the geographic South Pole.  The flags are from some of the original 12 signatory nations to the Antarctic Treaty

Doug Miller and Gina Signori are winking, and Kevin Killilea is looking on.

Two well-clad people playing winks at the South Pole

Two well-clad people playing winks at the South Pole

Playing tiddlywinks at the South Pole

Playing tiddlywinks at the South Pole

Playing winks at the South Pole

Playing winks at the South Pole