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Tunnel collapse crushing buildings
Entrance tunnel collapsing -  trash sled
First sunrise in 3 months
Sunrise after 3 months darkness
Keeping the aircraft runway clear
  Abandoned 1955 Byrd Station.jpg - This abandoned Byrd Station was first commissioned in January, 1957 during the International Geophysical Year, but was later abandoned. The current New Byrd Station was opened in February 1962. The weight of drifting snow crushed the original station and New Byrd Station was constructed 6 miles distant. Each spring, when the sun returns and the temperatures begin to warm, an expedition travels across the ice to explore the ten-year old, collapsing tunnels of the abandoned Station. Here we dig down to the access hatch.  
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Abandoned 1955 Byrd Station collapse
Abandoned 1955 Byrd  collapse 2
 

This abandoned Byrd Station was first commissioned in January, 1957 during the International Geophysical Year, but was later abandoned. The current New Byrd Station was opened in February 1962. The weight of drifting snow crushed the original station and New Byrd Station was constructed 6 miles distant. Each spring, when the sun returns and the temperatures begin to warm, an expedition travels across the ice to explore the ten-year old, collapsing tunnels of the abandoned Station. Here we dig down to the access hatch. Download
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OPERATON DEEPFREEZE, ANTARCTICA 1966-67