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1. Sedimentological and Glacial Geological Studies at the Law Dome Ice Margin [ASAC_339]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 339 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: This paper presents the results of a detailed ...


2. Collaborative Research in IPY: Abrupt Environmental Change in the Larsen Ice Shelf System, a Multidisciplinary Approach -- Cryosphere and Oceans [LARISSA_0732655]
Like no other region on Earth, the northern Antarctic Peninsula represents a spectacular natural laboratory of climate change and provides the opportunity to study the record of past climate and ecological ...


3. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT DIF
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


4. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT DIF
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


5. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT DIF
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


6. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Glaciers [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_GLACIERS]   PARENT DIF
This collection contains several astronaut images taken from space of glaciers from all continents. The collection contains examples from higher latitudes (major glacier tongues, especially in the ...


7. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1110 - Cape Shirreff Opening [LMG1110]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


8. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1111 - LTER Site Review [LMG1111]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


9. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1201 - LTER [LMG1201]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


10. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1202 - Bockheim Field Camp [LMG1202]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


11. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1205 [LMG1205]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


12. Collaborative Research: Replicate Coring at WAIS Divide to Obtain Additional Samples at Events of High Scientific Interest [severinghaus_1043421]
This award supports a project to obtain samples of ice in selected intervals for replication and verification of the validity and spatial representativeness of key results in the WAIS Divide ice core, ...


13. Collaborative Research: The Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, Horizontal Ice Core: Exploring changes in the Natural Methane Budget in a Warming World and Expanding the Paleo-archive [petrenko_1245659]
This award supports a project to use the Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, ablation zone to collect ice samples for a range of paleoenvironmental studies. A record of carbon-14 of atmospheric methane (14CH4) ...


14. Fugitive Gases (Helium, Neon, and Oxygen) in the WAIS Divide Ice Core as Tracers of Basal Processes and Past Biospheric Carbon Storage [severinghaus_1143619]
This award supports a project to extend the study of gases in ice cores to those gases whose small molecular diameters cause them to escape rapidly from ice samples (the so-called "fugitive gases"). ...


15. Methane isotope variations covering the Holocene from the WAIS Divide core [NSIDC-0649]
This award supports a project to better predict how natural CH4 emissions will respond to and force future climate change through a detailed study of the global biogeochemical cycles that control ...


16. Engabreen Glacier geophysical studies [IDanandakrishnan_0907178]
Seismic data collected at Engabreen Glacier, Norway in summer 2010 and 2011. Data are described in Moore et al., 2013; Zoet, 2012, Christianson, 2012


17. Giant Icebergs of the Ross Sea, in situ Drift and Weather Measurements, Antarctica [NSIDC-0350]
During 2001-2006, 6 giant icebergs (B15A, B15J, B15K, C16 and C25) adrift in the southwestern Ross Sea, Antarctica, were instrumented with global positioning system (GPS) receivers, magnetic compasses ...


18. IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_OBSERVED]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessement Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range of systems ...


19. All About Glaciers [NSIDC-0083]
The National Snow and Ice Data Center's All About Glaciers are a series of comprehensive glacier-related information pages written for widely varying audiences. The audiences served range from glaciologists ...


20. Antarctic coastline derived from the 1997 Radarsat SAR image mosaic [liu_nsf0126149_03]
A complete, high-resolution coastline of Antarctica is extracted from an orthorectified mosaic of Radarsat-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) images acquired in 1997. The absolute accuracy ...


21. Antarctic snow zones derived from the 1997 Radarsat SAR image mosaic [liu_nsf0126149_04]
Dry snow zones, percolation zones, wet snow zones, and blue ice patches for the Antarctic continent are delineated from the 1997 Radarsat SAR image mosaic. The data set is given as an ...


22. Boundaries of sub-glacial basins of Lambert-Amery glacial system [liu_nsf0126149_02]
Boundaries of eight sub-glacial basins of Lambert-Amery glacial system are derived based on Antarctic digital elevation model and ice velocity data. The data set is given as an ArcInfo ...


23. Ice Velocity Field for Lambert-Amery Glacial Basin Derived from 2000 Radarsat SAR Interferometric Data [liu_nsf0126149_01]
Ice velocity field for the Lambert-Amery glacial basin, Antarctica are derived based on three-pass Radarsat SAR interferometric data acquired in 2000. Two grids are given in ArcInfo interchangable ...


24. Report on Ice Thickness Measurements, Wilkes Land 1965/66 [icethickness_wilkes_1965]
A report on the ice thickness measurements taken during the 1965/66 season on Wilkes Land. The work was done in three parts - an autumn and spring traverse, and a trip to S2. Includes notes on method, ...


25. State of the Cryosphere [NSIDC-0090]
The Cryospheric regions, or regions where water is found in solid form, are among the most sensitive to temperature change. Average temperatures in snow and ice-covered areas typically ...


26. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD DIFs
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


27. Global and Regional Atmospheric, Hydrologic, and Oceanic Data from the INFOCLIMA Catalog of Climate System Data Sets [INFOCLIMA]
The INFOCLIMA Data Base of Climate System Data Sets is a collection of worldwide data center (280) and data set descriptions of Climate-related data as part of the World Meteorological ...


28. Investigation of physical structure of snow stratification during the JASE traverse 2007/2008 [NIPR_JASE_15]
To better understand physical structure of snow stratification, a 1m deep pit was dug at every camp site. The following items were investigated: (i) density with 3 cm resolution, (ii) dielectric permittivity ...


29. Investigation of physical structure of snow stratification during the JASE traverse 2007/2008 [NIPR_JASE_19]
To better understand physical structure of the snow stratification, two 4m deep pits and two 2m deep pits were dug at several locations. The following items were investigated: (i) density with 3 cm ...


30. Aerial Photography of Antarctica [USARC_AERIAL_PHOTOS]
The USARC maintains all US Aerial Antarctic Mapping photography and USGS flight indexes of the Antarctic. There are over 500,000 photographs in the collection. Most photographs are 9" x 9" black ...


31. Glacier Bay Ecosystem GIS [Inforain_USGS_GBE]
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) and Interrain Pacific are please to help make available to the public this integrated Geographic Information System for the Glacier Bay / northern Southeast ...


32. Glacier National Park Glacier Terminus Positions Data from the National Biological Service (NBS) [EARTH_LAND_NBS_GLACIER_TERMINUS]
Glacier terminus positions data are provided by the project on glacier dynamics in relation to climate. The terminus positions are surveyed by field crews or derived from aerial and oblique photos ...


33. Greenland 5 km DEM, Ice Thickness, and Bedrock Elevation Grids [NSIDC-0092]
A Digital Elevation Model (DEM), ice thickness grid, and bedrock elevation grid of Greenland acquired as part of the PARCA program are available in ASCII text format at a 5 km grid spacing in a polar ...


34. Heard Island- Glacier extents mapped from satellite imagery and aerial photography. [heard_glacier_gis]
Abstract from: 'An inventory of present glaciers on Heard Island and their historical variation' by Andrew Ruddell. Heard Island is a large ice-covered volcanic cone situated in the south Indian ...


35. Iceland glaciers - velocities and radar 2003 [waddington_OPP0136112]
Data set comprises: (1) Digital Elevation Models of surface and bed in a 4x4 km area on Myrdalsjokull, Iceland, bounded by [7068000-7072000] Northing, [591000-596000] Easting in zone ...


36. Paleoglaciology of Alaska [INSTAAR_GLACIER_PALEO]
The Paleoglaciology of Alaska project involves scientists to estimate past climate parameters from glacial-geologic records. This project combines field research and cosmogenic-surface-exposure ...


37. Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project Digital Elevation Model Version 2 [NSIDC-0082]
The high-resolution Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project (RAMP) Digital Elevation Model (DEM) combines topographic data from a variety of sources to provide consistent coverage of all of Antarctica. ...


38. Topographic Map Indexes for all United States and Antarctica; USGS [EARTH_LAND_USGS_Topo_Map_Index1]
Topographic Map Indexes for all States is a series of indexes and order forms of standard and special maps available from the U.S. Geological Survey as well as an index to the National ...


39. USGS Digital Orthophoto Quadrangles [USGS_DOQ]
A Digital Orthophoto Quadrangle (DOQ) is a computer-generated image of an aerial photograph in which the image displacement caused by terrain relief and camera tilt has been removed. The DOQ combines ...


40. MRI-R2: Development of an Ice Imaging System for Monitoring Changing Ice Sheets Mounted on the NYANG LC-130 [ICEPOD]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). The ICEPOD system will consist of a suite of imaging sensors mounted in an external pod installed ...


41. Stability, Glaciological and Depositional Conditions of Continental Ice Sheet Edge at Vestfold Hills [ASAC_275]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 275 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: The East Antarctica ice sheet advanced onto the ...


42. Balance ice velocities for the Antarctic Ice sheet [ASAC_1261_Balance_Velocities]   PARENT DIF
Balance Ice Velocities for the Antarctic ice sheet. These ice velocities (in m/yr) represent the (hypothetical) distribution of depth-averaged ice velocities that would keep the Antarctic ice sheet ...


43. GLAS Validation on the Amery Ice Shelf [ASAC_1263]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1263 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The project will involve making a series of measurements ...


44. Balance ice fluxes for the Antarctic Ice sheet [ASAC_1261_Balance_Flux]   PARENT DIF
Balance Ice Fluxes for the Antarctic ice sheet. These ice fluxes (in km^2/yr)represent the (hypothetical) distribution of ice flux that would keep the Antarctic ice sheet in its present shape (i.e. ...


45. ANDRILL Program - MIS and SMS Project Outcomes [ANDRILL_Program_McMurdo_Sound_Portfolio]
The ANDRILL Program is a multinational collaboration between the Antarctic programs of Germany, Italy, New Zealand and the United States to investigate the climate and tectonic history of Antarctica ...


46. Computer modelling of the mass balance and dynamics of the Antarctic Ice Sheet [ASAC_1261]   CHILD DIFs
Computer models have been developed to investigate the present and future balance of ice accumulation and loss for the Antarctic ice sheet. New information about the flow properties of ice has been ...


47. Ice Sheet Balance Flux computer code BalanceV2.f [ASAC_1261_Balance_Code]   PARENT DIF
Ice Sheet Balance Flux computer code BalanceV2.f Fortran computer source code. This program computes the ice fluxes and optionally the ice velocities that would maintain an ice sheet of specified ...


48. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...


49. Structure and dynamics of the Sorsdal Glacier [ASAC_1205]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- The Sorsdal Glacier, located in the vicinity of the Davis Station, is one of the key polar outlet glaciers that contributes to the drainage of the East Antarctic ...


50. WISSARD Hot Water Drill System design and overall description [Hot_Water_Drill_Systems_NSF_PLR_1146554]
A new, clean, hot-water drill system (HWDS) was developed by the ANDRILL Science Management Office, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, for use in the Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling ...


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