NASA Image of the Day: Getting to Know the Getz Ice Shelf

Getting to Know the Getz Ice Shelf As scientists and crew with NASA’s Operation IceBridge mission prepared for a research flight on Nov. 5, 2016, the weather in Punta Arenas, Chile, was cold, wet, and windy. But when they reached their survey site in West Antarctica, skies were clear and winds were calm—a perfect day for scientists to collect data over the Getz Ice Shelf. November 10, 2016 from NASA http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/getting-to-know-the-getz-ice-shelf via IFTTT