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
News
design element
News
News From the Field
For the News Media
Special Reports
Research Overviews
NSF-Wide Investments
Speeches & Lectures
NSF Current Newsletter
Multimedia Gallery
News Archive
News by Research Area
Arctic & Antarctic
Astronomy & Space
Biology
Chemistry & Materials
Computing
Earth & Environment
Education
Engineering
Mathematics
Nanoscience
People & Society
Physics
 

Email this pagePrint this page
Arctic & Antarctic News

 Get News Updates by Email | NSF News RSS Feed What is RSS?


Page: Previous | Next (Showing: 1-30 of 642)

sea ice algae bloom Researchers crack the ice to study the Arctic marine food web
Released November 17, 2014
Science Nation
Artifacts from the burial site including stones and antlers Archaeologists discover remains of Ice-Age infants in Alaska
Released November 10, 2014
Press Release
reseachers prepare for the release of a Seaglider Robotic ocean gliders aid study of melting polar ice
Released November 10, 2014
News From the Field
K. Slawny & J. Johnson Deep Ice Sheet Coring Drill They know the drill: UW leads the league in boring through ice sheets
Released October 30, 2014
News From the Field
Donald Voigt at an ice core New study shows three abrupt pulses of CO2 during last deglaciation
Released October 29, 2014
News From the Field
a penguin and a chick University of Delaware study connects penguin chick weights to local weather conditions
Released October 24, 2014
News From the Field
Nobel Prize 2014 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry and Economics supported by the National Science Foundation
Released October 16, 2014
Press Release
photo of the national medal of science President Obama honors nation's top scientists and innovators
Released October 3, 2014
Press Release
icebergs calved from Jakobshavn Isbrę Evolving plumbing system beneath Greenland slows ice sheet as summer progresses
Released October 1, 2014
News From the Field
a plane preparing to land on the ice Alaska mountain glaciers retreating due to climate change
Released September 29, 2014
Science Nation
An antarctic fish Antifreeze proteins in Antarctic fish prevent both freezing and melting
Released September 23, 2014
Press Release
icebergs in the Southern Ocean Princeton University launches NSF-funded initiative to study Southern Ocean's role in global systems
Released September 9, 2014
Press Release
Lab work Federal funding for basic research at universities and colleges essentially unchanged in FY 2012
Released September 4, 2014
Press Release
Bo Vinther prepares an ice core for inspection Study resolves discrepancy in Greenland temperatures during end of last ice age
Released September 4, 2014
News From the Field
U.S. 3-d map and test tubes 2011 data show U.S. business R&D highly concentrated by state and metropolitan location
Released August 26, 2014
Press Release
terrestrial organic matter spilling into a lake Sunlight, not microbes, key to CO2 in Arctic
Released August 21, 2014
News From the Field
colonies of bacteria 800 meters beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet, subglacial lake holds viable microbial ecosystems
Released August 21, 2014
News From the Field
headwaters of the Sagavanirktok River Sunlight controls the fate of carbon released from thawing arctic permafrost
Released August 21, 2014
News From the Field
Brent C. Christner and Alex Michaud retrieve the first water sample from Lake Whillans. Confirmed: 800 meters beneath Antarctic ice sheet, subglacial lake holds viable microbial ecosystems
Released August 20, 2014
Press Release
researchers retrieve the first water sample UT-Knoxville research uncovers subglacial life beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet
Released August 20, 2014
News From the Field
Student standing at poster and talking to 3 other people NSF funds pilot project aimed at increasing the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives faculty members
Released August 18, 2014
Press Release
minke whale Minke whales lunge 100 times per hour to feed under sea ice
Released August 14, 2014
News From the Field
David Denlinger No excess baggage: Antarctic insect's genome, newly sequenced, is smallest to date
Released August 12, 2014
News From the Field
R/V Sikuliaq docked Ready for sea
Released August 5, 2014
Press Release
The Vizzies visualization challenger open The National Science Foundation and Popular Science launch visualization challenge
Released August 4, 2014
Press Release
a shallow firn core Industrial lead pollution beat explorers to the South Pole by 22 years and persists today
Released July 28, 2014
News From the Field
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
Page: Previous | Next (Showing: 1-30 of 642)


Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page