Polar science can be challenging, but satellites give scientists access to otherwise inaccessible regions.
The 2016 GEO Plenary will vote on the addition of a Cold Regions Initiative. A field trip to the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute of Russia reveals the type of research under consideration and the importance of partnerships. Considering the amount of data a single slice yields, samples from the Vostok ice core look fairly commonplace: just a thick ring … Read More
This is a part of the 2015 Fall VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊMonitoring Change for Resource Management Project Team: Antarctica Climate Team Location: University of Georgia ÛÒ Athens, Georgia Authors: Elizabeth Benyshek Christopher Cameron Caren Remillard Eduardo Rendon Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Sally Walker (Department of Geology, University of Georgia) Dr. Adam Milewski (Department of Geology, University of Georgia) … Read More
This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here. Category:åÊDetecting Habitat Conservation and Species Distribution Project Team: Alaska Disasters Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center – Hampton, Virginia Authors: Will Manion Amy Ferguson Jordan Vaa Kristen Noviello Katelynn Quinn Nicole MacDonald Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Program) Abstract: Sea ice is rapidly … Read More