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Who Owns the Arctic?
September 10, 2008 · 1 Comment

A critical question – as the world faces the possibility of an Arctic Ocean that may soon be ice-free in late summer. Through her nomination as the Republican Party’s Vice Presidential candidate, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has increased interest in her state and its energy resources. Meanwhile, Russia has become more aggressive in controlling territory […]

Live From the Poles: North Lake and the Journey Home
August 13, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Our guest blogger today is Chris Linder, a Research Associate at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts. He is the project manager and field photographer for the National Science Foundation-sponsored Live from the Poles project. He’s been sending us weekly updates about their progress. On July 21, scouts, summer campers and Ecoteens had a chance to […]

A New Home on the Ice
July 21, 2008 · 1 Comment

Our guest blogger today is Chris Linder, a Research Associate at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts. He is the project manager and field photographer for the National Science Foundation-sponsored Live from the Poles project. Today – in addition to sending us weekly updates -Chris and fellow researcher Dr. Ian Joughin made a live […]

July 14, 2008: Breaking news from the Greenland Ice Sheet
July 14, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

WHOI glaciologist Sarah Das hiking on the ice sheet Greetings from the Greenland ice sheet! A lot has changed since my last post. Instead of shorts and a t-shirt, now I’m wearing double socks (which I thankfully did not forget), thick rubber boots, long underwear, waterproof pants, a long-sleeve fleece, fleece vest, and a waterproof […]



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