Welcome to Little Dome C - the set for Beyond EPICA

The Beyond EPICA project aims to find the oldest ice core. We are in Antarctica, in the middle of the plateau: one of the most extreme habitats. Here is were we will retrieve an ice core about 1.5 million years ago.

Drone over Little Dome C camp

Discover the Little Dome C from above! Little Dome C is a temporary camp, installed in the middle of the Antarctic plateau, for the Beyond EPICA project.
Here is where we will retrieve the oldest ice core.

Casing operation: Beyond EPICA

The start of the casing operation at LDC.