Dry Valleys Stream (by Orin Salah)
Oxymoron? In a way, yes. These streams are formed by the meltwater coming down from the glaciers. They are the source of the various lakes in the Dry Valleys. So why Dry Valleys? These remarkable valleys are one of the few areas of Antarctica that are not permanently covered with snow and ice, that's why!
Taken on January 2, 2012