text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation Home National Science Foundation - Geosciences (GEO)
Polar Programs (PLR)
design element
PLR Home
About PLR
Funding Opportunities
Career Opportunities
Contact POLAR
Polar Programs site map
See Additional PLR Resources
View PLR Staff
GEO Organizations
Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS)
Earth Sciences (EAR)
Ocean Sciences (OCE)
Polar Programs (PLR)
Proposals and Awards
Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide
Proposal Preparation and Submission
bullet Grant Proposal Guide
  bullet Grants.gov Application Guide
Award and Administration
bullet Award and Administration Guide
Award Conditions
Other Types of Proposals
Merit Review
NSF Outreach
Policy Office
Additional PLR Resources
Antarctic Sciences (ANT)
Antarctic Infrastructure and Logistics (AIL)
Arctic Sciences (ARC)
Polar Environment, Safety and Health (PESH)
Polar Program-supported workshops
Related Polar Links
Polar Publications list
POLAR webmaster
Other Site Features
Special Reports
Research Overviews
Multimedia Gallery
Classroom Resources
NSF-Wide Investments

Email this pagePrint this page
Polar Programs (PLR) - News

Page: Previous | Next (Showing: 1-30 of 499) | Search News

An Adelie penguin is poised to jump into the water. NSF invites news media to apply for the opportunity to report on Antarctic research
Released July 17, 2014
Media Advisory
A thermokarst lake Certain Arctic lakes store more greenhouse gases than they release
Released July 16, 2014
Press Release
a thermokarst lake Study: Climate-cooling Arctic lakes soak up greenhouse gases
Released July 16, 2014
News From the Field
image of sharks teeth Shark teeth analysis provides detailed new look at Arctic climate change
Released July 9, 2014
News From the Field
krill recovered from a penguin's stomach Study reveals strong links between Antarctic climate, food web
Released July 7, 2014
News From the Field
an ice core is analyzed in DRI's analytical lab Rewriting the history of volcanic forcing during the past 2,000 years
Released July 6, 2014
News From the Field
collecting ancient sharks teeth on Banks Island New study: Ancient Arctic sharks tolerated brackish water 50 million years ago
Released June 30, 2014
News From the Field
Emperor penguins Study finds emperor penguin in peril
Released June 29, 2014
News From the Field
Robert Hatfield prepares to sample sediments Study links Greenland ice sheet collapse, sea-level rise 400,000 years ago
Released June 25, 2014
News From the Field
Emperor penguins New research using satellite images reveals that emperor penguins are more willing to relocate than previously thought
Released June 18, 2014
News From the Field
radar image showing melting and refreezing Melting and refreezing of deep Greenland ice speeds flow to sea, study says
Released June 15, 2014
News From the Field
a chinstrap penguin Climate change winners and losers
Released June 12, 2014
News From the Field
map shows the locations of geothermal flow Researchers find major West Antarctic Glacier melting from geothermal sources
Released June 10, 2014
News From the Field
Toolik Field Station from the shore of Toolik Lake Flagship U.S. Arctic research facility welcomes EU scientists
Released June 9, 2014
News From the Field
Sheared icebergs New study finds Antarctic Ice Sheet unstable at end of last ice age
Released May 28, 2014
News From the Field
Kaitlin Keegan in a snow pit on the Greenland ice sheet. The pit shows layers of accumulation. 2012 surface melt of Greenland ice sheet driven by combined effects of rising temperatures and ash from forest fires
Released May 19, 2014
Press Release
A U.S. Antarctic Program helicopter NSF-managed U.S. Antarctic Program recognized for its search-and-rescue efforts
Released May 14, 2014
Press Release
Michael Tift with elephant seals Scientists investigate the role of the 'silent killer' inside deep-diving animals
Released May 14, 2014
News From the Field
A high-resolution map of the Thwaites Glacier's thinning ice shelf Airborne radar surveys and data-based models indicate West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse is underway
Released May 12, 2014
Press Release
a high-resolution map of the Thwaites Glacier's West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse is under way
Released May 12, 2014
News From the Field
Greenland ice canyon filled with melt water Greenland melting due equally to global warming, natural variations
Released May 7, 2014
News From the Field
Scott Borg, Section Head, Antarctic Sciences Scott Borg nominated for SAMMIE award
Updated May 5, 2014
a tagged minke whale Scientists identify source of mysterious sound in the Southern Ocean
Released April 23, 2014
News From the Field
Field glaciologist on the Taylor Glacier Krypton-dating technique allows researchers to accurately date ancient Antarctic ice
Released April 21, 2014
Press Release
A camp at the edge of the Greenland ice sheet Frozen in time: Three-million-year-old landscape still exists beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet
Released April 17, 2014
Press Release
image of an ice sheet Science: There's something ancient in the icebox
Released April 17, 2014
News From the Field
ice core drilling at Summit, Greenland Greenland ice cores show industrial record of acid rain, success of U.S. Clean Air Act
Released April 11, 2014
News From the Field
sediment trap being deployed Study: Black carbon is ancient by the time it reaches seafloor
Released April 8, 2014
News From the Field
An unmanned aircraft Unmanned aircraft successfully tested as tool for measuring changes in polar ice sheets
Released April 1, 2014
Press Release
Phil Smith  on a visit to Antarctica with rocketry pioneer Wernher von Braun. Philip M. Smith, former Polar Programs deputy director and advocate for U.S. International Polar Year involvement, dies at 81
Released March 31, 2014
Press Statement
Page: Previous | Next (Showing: 1-30 of 499)

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page