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Diary entry: 10 - Antarctica is a huge and wild place. We climbed up a hill and looked over the sea which is starting to freeze. These pieces of ice are called ice pancakes.
Explanatory caption: Frank Bickerton, on Mawson's Australian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1914 surveys pancake ice forming in Commonwealth Bay.