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In this audio dispatch, correspondent Saffia Hossainzadeh describes her journey to her team's deep field site via a stop at Siple Dome station. In part one, hear about the difficulties involved in escorting 700 pounds of explosives through Antarctica. In this audio dispatch, correspondent Saffia Hossainzadeh describes her journey to her team's deep field site via a stop at Siple Dome station. In part two, hear about our combat-style landing at Siple Dome’s remote air strip. This video captures the energy and excitement of traversing across the sea ice to the Offshore New Harbor Field Camp. Ice Stories correspondent Howie Koss interviews James Van Matre, Waste Management Supervisor at McMurdo Station. We talk about Antarctica's waste management practices of the past and present, and why it's important to recycle. Landings and take-offs of helicopters, a twin otter airplane, a LC-130 Hercules transport plane; and a shot of a Hagglund tracked vehicle. Transportation used in Greenland to do scientific research. Kenn Borek Twin Otter lands at the Ilulissat Airport, Greenland Greenland, icebergs in the Disko Bay near Ilulissat; shot from the vessel Katak, under the midnight sun. Scenery of Ilulissat from a boat, the Katak. Ice bergs in the Disko Bay outside of Ilulissat. Also shot of boat motoring by icebergs. Greenland, Iceberg shots taken from a boat (in the foreground in 3 shots), in the Disko Bay near Ilulissat, under the midnight sun.