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1. Microbially Mediated Alteration of Volcanic Glass using McMurdo Extreme Environments as Natural Laboratories [NSF-ANT07-39712]
This project studies the microbial processes that alter volcanic glass, which is critical to understanding the earliest life on earth. To understand the environmental controls on these processes, ...


2. Electron Microscope Database [em_database]
This database contains information pertaining to the negatives taken by the laboratory since its inception. Both scanning and transmission electron micrographs are catalogued within this database. ...


3. Geodynamic Models of Subsidence and Lithospheric Flexure at the ANDRILL Drill Sites: Implications for Cenozoic Tectonics and Ice Sheet History [NSF-ANT10-43700]
Intellectual Merit: This research will place the subsidence history of the southern Victoria Land Basin into a quantitative geodynamic context and will assess the influence of flexure associated with ...


4. High Resolution Genomic and Proteomic Analyses of a Microbial Transport Mechanism from Antarctic Marine Waters to Permanent Snowpack [NSF-ANT10-43265]
The relatively pristine Antarctic continent with its extensive maritime zone represents a unique location on the planet to investigate the long distance aerial transport and deposition of marine microorganisms. ...


5. BIoGeochemical cycles in the SOUTHern Ocean: Role within the Earth System [BIGSOUTH]
The BIGSOUTH project (Biogeochemical cycles in the Southern Ocean: role within the Earth system) aims at achieving a detailed understanding of the processes controlling functioning and strength of ...


6. Bootstrap Sea Ice Concentrations from Nimbus-7 SMMR and DMSP SSM/I-SSMIS [NSIDC-0079]
This sea ice concentration data set was derived using measurements from the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR) on the Nimbus-7 satellite and from the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager ...


7. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea - 1980, SDLS CD-ROM vol 3 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01300]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data from four lines recorded during 1980 in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by the Bundesanstalt fur Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR). ...


8. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea - 1980, SDLS, CD-ROM vol 4 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01301]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data from seven lines recorded during 1980 in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by the Bundesanstalt fur Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR). ...


9. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea - 1987, SDLS CD-ROM vol 13 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01307]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data recorded during the 1987 field season in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by SEVMORGEOLOGIA, RUSSIA. The following data types are included ...


10. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea - 1989, SDLS CD-ROM vol 14 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01308]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data recorded during 1989 field season in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by the SEVMORGEOLOGIA, RUSSIS. The following data types are included ...


11. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea 1980, SDLS, CD-ROM vol 5 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01302]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data from eleven lines recorded during 1980 in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by the Bundesanstalt fur Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR). ...


12. Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data - SCAR - Ross Sea 1982, SDLS CD-ROM vol 12 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.seismic.G01306]
These data are stacked multichannel marine seismic reflection data from seven lines recorded during 1982 in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, by the Institut Francais du Petrole. The following data types ...


13. Sea Ice Trends and Climatologies from SMMR and SSM/I-SSMIS [NSIDC-0192]

Notice Regarding Data Corrections

04 September 2013

These data sets were recently revised. Please refer to the Documentation link provided above for details ...



14. Submarine and On-Land Volcanism in the West Antarctic Rift System: A Petrologic and Geochemical Study to Assess Melting Processes and Eruption History [NSF-ANT13-21588]
This project is a geochemical study of volcanic rocks from the West Antarctic Rift system. Its goal is to understand the link between mantle composition and the diverse, regional geodynamic processes, ...


15. Iceberg Firn Temperatures, Antarctica [NSIDC-0352]
Since November of 2005, 12 thermistors were planted in the upper 2.5 meters of the firn on iceberg C16, Antarctica. Temperature data are collected every 20 minutes and are transmitted via ARGOS satellite ...


16. Iceberg Tiltmeter Measurements, Antarctica [NSIDC-0353]
Time series of tiltmeter observations (tilt about two horizontal axes in microradians) for a 34 day period on iceberg C16 while it was aground near Ross Island in late 2001 to early 2002. Data shows ...


17. Ross Ice Shelf Firn Temperature, Antarctica [NSIDC-0354]
Since November of 2006, 12 thermistors were planted in the upper 16 meters of the firn on the Ross Ice Shelf near its calving front. Temperature data are collected every 20 minutes and are transmitted ...


18. Continuous GPS (static) Data from the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica [NSIDC-0347]
In October 2005, three geodetic GPS receivers were deployed on the Ross Ice Shelf near the ice front to observe short-term fluctuations in ice-shelf velocity associated with tidal forcing and other ...


19. International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature [G02201]
The International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature collection (formerly known as the Discovery and Access of Historic Literature from the IPYs (DAHLI) project) is an online data collection ...


20. Museum Victoria marine faunal data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_MV]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public museums organisation, is the State Museum for Victoria (Australia), responsible for the care of the state's collections, conducting research, and providing ...


21. Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM) [OBIS_OZCAM]   CHILD DIFs
OZCAM stands for the Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums. The aim of OZCAM is to provide an online distributed query network to faunal collections in Australian museums. OZCAM is an ...


22. South Australian Museum Icthyology data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_SAM_Ichthyology]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to South Australian Museum's Ichthyology (fish) Collection. The South Australian Museum is a custodian for the State's cultural and natural heritage. The specialised data ...


23. South Australian Museum Mammalogy data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_SAM_Mammalogy]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to the South Australian Museum's Mammalogy Collection. The South Australian Museum is a custodian for the State's cultural and natural heritage. The specialised ...


24. South Australian Museum Ornithology data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_SAM_Ornithology]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to the South Australian Museum's Ornithology (birds) Collection. The South Australian Museum is a custodian for the State's cultural and natural heritage. The ...


25. Australian Museum marine faunal data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_AM]   PARENT DIF
The Australian Museum has an international reputation in the fields of natural history and indigenous studies research, community programs and exhibitions. The Museum was established in 1827 and is ...


26. Museum Victoria Ichthyology data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_MV_Ichthyology]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to Museum Victoria's Ichthyology Collection which comprises bony fish, cartilagenous fish and lancelets. Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public museums organisation, ...


27. Museum Victoria Mammalogy data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_MV_Mammalogy]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to Museum Victoria's Mammalogy Collection. Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public museums organisation, is the State Museum for Victoria (Australia), responsible ...


28. Museum Victoria Marine Invertebrates data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_MV_MarineInvertebrates]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to Museum Victoria's Marine Biology collections which comprise invertebrate (non insect) taxa. Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public museums organisation, ...


29. Museum Victoria Ornithology data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_MV_Ornithology]   PARENT DIF
This data source pertains to Museum Victoria's Ornithology Collection. Museum Victoria, Australia's largest public museums organisation, is the State Museum for Victoria (Australia), responsible ...


30. South Australian Museum marine faunal data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_SAM]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
The South Australian Museum is a custodian for the State's cultural and natural heritage. The specialised data generated by collection managers, curators and scientists over the last 150 ...


31. Collaborative Research: East Antarctic outlet glacier contributions to the Ross Sea from chronology of detrital grains [NSF-ANT10-43619]
Intellectual Merit: The PIs proposed a provenance study of glacial deposits in the Ross Embayment that will provide a broad scale geochronologic survey of detrital minerals in till to help characterize ...


32. NotApplicable RossSea:Bathymetry_Davey [RossSea_Bathymetry_Davey]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines. ...


33. Collaborative Research: Hunting in Darkness: Behavioral and Energetic Strategies of Weddell Seals in Winter [NSF-ANT07-39390]
Intellectual merit: Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) locate and capture sparsely distributed and mobile prey under shore-fast ice throughout the year, including the austral winter when ambient ...


34. Collaborative Research: Weddell seals as autonomous sensors of the winter oceanography of the Ross Sea [0838937]
Marine mammals of the Southern Ocean have evolved diverse life history patterns and foraging strategies to accommodate extreme fluctuations in the physical and biological environment. In light of ...


35. Collaborative Research; IPY: Ocean-Ice Interaction in the Amundsen Sea sector of West Antarctica [NSF-ANT07-32804]
The Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Integrated and System Science Program has made this award to support an interdisciplinary study of the effects of the ocean on the stability of glacial ice ...


36. Collaborative Research: Weddell seals as autonomous sensors of the winter oceanography of the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT08-38892]
Marine mammals of the Southern Ocean have evolved diverse life history patterns and foraging strategies to accommodate extreme fluctuations in the physical and biological environment. In light of ...


37. Seasonal Evolution of Chemical and Biological Variability in the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT08-38948]
Abstract This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). The Ross Sea is a highly productive area within the Southern Ocean, but it experiences ...


38. Weddell seals as autonomous sensors of the winter oceanography of the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT08-38911]
Marine mammals of the Southern Ocean have evolved diverse life history patterns and foraging strategies to accommodate extreme fluctuations in the physical and biological environment. In light of ...


39. Alternative Nutritional Strategies in Antarctic Protists [NSF-ANT08-38955]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). Most organisms meet their carbon and energy needs using photosynthesis (phototrophy) or ingestion/assimilation ...


40. Thermoregulation in Free-Living Antarctic Seals: The Missing Link in Effective Ecological Modeling [NSF-ANT10-43779]
Despite being an essential physiological component of homeotherm life in polar regions, little is known about the energetic requirements for thermoregulation in either air or water for high- latitude ...


41. R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP1201 [NBP1201]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


42. The Sea Ice System in Antarctic Summer, Oden Southern Ocean Expedition (OSO 2010-11) [NSF-ANT08-39053]
Several aspect of the seasonal melting and reformation cycle of Antarctic sea ice appear to be divergent from those occurring in the Arctic. This is most clearly demonstrated by the dramatic diminishing ...


43. Atmosphere-Ocean-Ice Interaction in a Coastal Polynya [NSF-ANT07-39464]
Antarctic polynyas are the ice free zones often persisting in continental sea ice. Characterization of the lower atmosphere properties, air-sea surface heat fluxes and corresponding ocean depth profiles ...


44. Distribution of trace metals in Antarctic coastal waters [ECA073]
In the framework of the Italian Research Programme in Antarctica, a nearshore station positioned inside the Gerlache Inlet ()Terra Nova Bay, Western Ross Sea was regularly sampled during the Austral ...


45. Benthic Marine Pollution Around McMurdo Station, Antarctica [ECA079]
Benthic sediments and animals are highly modified by human activities at McMurdo Station, the largest human settlement in Antarctica. The quantity of anthropogenic debris, contamination of marine ...


46. Contamination in sediment, bivalves and sponges of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica [ECA080]
This study examined the concentrations of total hydrocarbons (THC), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB), polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), and trace metals (Cu, Zn, Cd, Pb, Hg and As) in marine sediments ...


47. Contamination in soils at Scott Base, Antarctica [ECA072]
Soil samples taken from excavated pits on traverses across New Zealand's Scott Base, Antarctica, were analysed for Ag, Al, As, Cd, Cr, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb and Zn. The soils had high conductivity and ...


48. PM10 measuraments at Mc Murdo Station [ECA078]
PM10 aerosols at McMurdo Station, Antarctica were sampled continuously during the austral summers of 1995-1996 and 1996-1997. PM10 (particles with aerodynamic diameters less than 10 ?m) mass concentrations ...


49. Summer distribution of trace metals in the western sector of the Ross Sea [ECA076]
The more important water masses generated by the interaction of Circumpolar Deep Water and the shelf waters in the western sector of the Ross Sea are characterized for trace element contents. The ...


50. Trace metals in aerosol at Terra Nova Bay [ECA077]
Atmospheric particulate with an aerodynamic diameter o10 mm (PM10) was sampled continuously during the austral summers of 2000?2001 and 2001?2002 at a coastal site near to the Italian base of Terra ...


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