Almost all supplies are flown into the South Pole from McMurdo Station, a U.S. research station located near the coast of Antarctica. All waste must also be flown out. Here, pallets of Tri-Wall, a durable packaging material.

Photograph by  Marie McLane, MyShot
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South Pole Encyclopedic Entry

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Encyclopedic entry. The South Pole is the southernmost point on the Earth. It is located on Antarctica, one of the Earth's seven continents.