A Three-Hour Night Falls Over Antarctica

NPR science producer Jason Orfanon has been guest blogging from Antarctica on The Picture Show. Here's a preview of some photos that he's been posting via Twitpic. Keep up with him on Twitter to see more, and check out the series page as he blogs from the bottom of the world.

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The sun sets over Antarctica, where night lasts about 3 hours. (Jason Orfanon/NPR) hide caption

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An Antarctic sunset.

The sun sets over Antarctica, where night lasts about 3 hours. (Jason Orfanon/NPR)

An Antarctic sunset. i i

(Jason Orfanon/NPR) hide caption

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An Antarctic sunset.

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