We are fortunate to have the inside scoop on a Jeff Bowman’s research expedition to Antarctica.
What does Antarctica look like? What lives there? Look at these from National Geographic:
Doesn’t this look like a desert ice fern?
Frost flowers? Take a look at these frost flowers from the Arctic and now look at the frost flower sample taken by the Jeff Bowman team in Antarctica here. In 2009, Jeff collected samples from the Arctic (image).
Is there life in these “petals?” What do you think?