Antarctica Photos by Alan Robock That Have Been Published

A number of these photos have been published, and requests keep coming in.  If you are interested in adding to this list, please let me know at


  2nd place, Weatherwise 2005 Photo Contest.  Winning photograph of polar stratospheric cloud taken Aug. 29, 2004 in McMurdo, Antarctica, published in September/October 2005 Weatherwise, 58, no. 5, pp. 46-47.


 Mt. Erebus and the lenticular cloud in its lee, published as the December 2006 photo in the IAVCEI Volcano Calendar.


  Ivan, the Terrabus, used in Merakli Minik, a children's magazine published by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, in January 2008.


  Discovery Hut with McMurdo in the background, Sept. 10, 2004, used in Planetology by Tom Jones and Ellen Stofan, published 2008.


  Fata Morgana to the left of Mt. Discovery, Oct. 1, 2004 and other images used in mirage lesson at


  Fata Morgana at the base of Mt. Discovery, Oct. 1, 2004 on a very cold and windy day, used by BBC Focus Magazine, May, 2008.


 McMurdo firetruck,  Nodwell fire engine, and Foremost fire engine used at the air fields, used in American Fire Apparatus Vol. 1 - Pumpers by Wayne Mutza in 2009.


  radiosonde launch on Sept. 3, 2004, used as the cover for A First Course in Atmospheric Thermodynamics textbook by Grant W. Petty, published in 2008.


  Seven bowling photos were published in “Freeze Frame,” (8.5 Mb)  by Gregory Keer, in International Bowling Industry, 18, January 2010.  Article starts on page 8.



   me on the ice (p. 139), windchill of -59C (-74F) on Aug. 23, 2004 (p. 139), and October 1, 2004 Fata Morgana (p. 472) in American Meteorological Society’s Weather Studies: Introduction to Atmospheric Science textbook by Joseph M. Moran, published in 2012.


  Mattrack next to a hut used for tropospheric ozone observations on Sept. 13, 2004, used as the cover for a book of Greek poetry by Petros Stefaneas, published in 2012.