After more than a decade of international coordination and planning, scientists are off to examine the remote Petermann Glacier region in Northwestern Greenland. Tag along via the team's blog and social media!
The NSF's newest ocean-going laboratory, the R/V Sikuliaq, last week arrived in her home port of Seward, AK. As part of her welcome home, the ship was open for public tours.
The Head of PESH is responsible to the Director of PLR for the overall planning, management, and oversight of environmental, safety and health aspects of research and operations supported by NSF in polar regions.
Cultural anthropologists Karen Hébert and Danielle DiNovelli-Lang recently began a three-year project funded by the National Science Foundation to investigate relationships and perspectives on climate, environment and economic crisis in two of Alaska’s rural subarctic communities.
This week, world leaders met in New York for the U.N. Climate Summit to advance climate action. Concurrently, the New York Times and other media outlets published a series of stories and video about the impacts of a warming Arctic.
While the 2014 poster connects the Kangerlussuaq, Greenland running event with the famous one in Pamplona, Spain, our namesake animal has a much smaller profile on race day, let us assure you.