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Collaborative Research: A 'Horizontal Ice Core' for Large-Volume Samples of the Past Atmosphere, Taylor Glacier, Antarctica (Brook)
Entry ID: NSF-ANT08-38936

Abstract: This award supports a project to develop a precise gas-based chronology for an archive of large-volume samples of the ancient atmosphere, which would enable ultra-trace gas measurements that are currently precluded by sample size limitations of ice cores. The intellectual merit of the proposed work is that it will provide a critical test of the 'clathrate hypothesis' that methane clathrates ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0838936

Description: National Climatic Data Center (NCDC).
Original data submitted.
Dataset# noaa-icecore-19765.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.75   S: -77.75   E: 161.75   W: 161.75

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-07-01
Stop Date: 2013-06-30
Data Set Progress
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Email: tkb28 at
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Oregon State University
City: Corvallis
Province or State: OR
Postal Code: 97331
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2016-03-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12