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Releasing a balloon equipped with a probe measuring atmospheric ozone on the Dumont d'Urville Antarctic Base. The Dumont d'Urville base was built largely for the study of penguins. It was built in the middle of colonies Adélie penguins. Man and penguins therefore rub shoulders daily. Adélie Land, Antarctica

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Shooting date : 2015-02-12

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Wild animal / Bird / Aptera / Penguin / Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae)

Science / Scientific research / Scientific instrument / Sounding-balloon

Science / Meteorology

Science / Scientific research / Scientific research centre


Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Low Risk (IUCN) LR / Near Threatened species (IUCN) NT

Atmosphere / Meteorological phenomenon / Precipitation 2 / Solid precipitation / Snow

Science / Scientific research

Atmosphere (Ambiance) / Chill

Shot / Overview

Individual / Person / Man

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Science / Scientific research / Discipline / Ornithology

Science / Scientific research / Scientist

Science / Scientific research / Scientific instrument

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Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Tetrapoda / Aves / Sphenisciformes / Spheniscidae / Pygoscelis

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