Photograph by: Cliff Dickey
Date Taken: Austral summer 1956-1957
Fuel barrels formed a ring around the ceremonial pole at the South Pole in 1957.
AND TODAY (2008)
The new Amundsen-Scott South Pole station (6000sq) will be dedicated on Saturday Jan. 12, 2008: the event will last 4 hours. The station (153 millions US Dollars) is funded and operated by the US National Science Foundation.
Photograph by: Dwight Bohnet/National Science Foundation
Date Taken: December 19, 2007