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1. Cenozoic History of the East Antarctic Icesheet - Studies of the Pagodroma Tillite and Related Strate, Prince Charles Mountains [ASAC_755]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: During November and December 1985, we examined outcrops of the Sirius Formation in the Miller, Queen Alexandra (The Cloudmaker), and Dominion ...


2. Corrosivity Mapping of Antarctica utilising exposure of standard alloy coupons [ASAC_537]
Antarctica is the world's coldest, driest, highest and least polluted continent. Accepted wisdom is that atmospheric corrosion rates in Antarctica should be low because of the extreme dry cold. ...


3. Trace Element Chemistry of Antarctic Saline Lakes and Fjords [ASAC_568]
From the referenced paper: The frigid concentration or freezing of seawater is an important natural phenomenon in the polar regions and results in the precipitation of a different sequence of salts ...


4. Upper Palaeozoic Studies - Amery Group at Beaver Lake [ASAC_53]
From the abstract of the referenced papers: The northern Prince Charles Mountains overlook the western side of the 700km long Lambert Glacier-Amery Ice Shelf drainage system. Within these mountains, ...


5. AWS Data: Characteristics of Snow Megadunes and Their Potential Effect on Ice Core Interpretation [NSIDC-0283]
The Antarctic megadune research was conducted during two field seasons, one in November 2002 and the other during the period of December 2003 through January 2004. The megadune field site is located ...


6. Antarctic Subglacial Lake Classification Inventory [NSIDC-0336]
This data set is an Antarctic radar-based subglacial lake classification collection, which focuses on the radar reflection properties of each given lake. The Subglacial lakes are separated into four ...


7. Images of Antarctic Ice Shelves [NSIDC-0102]
Recent changes in the extent and stability of ice shelves in the Antarctic Peninsula prompted NSIDC to begin a monitoring program using data from the AVHRR Polar 1 km Data Set. NSIDC regularly reviews ...


8. Marine Mammals Sightings Database; NMML [EARTH_OCEAN_NMML_marine_mammal2]
Marine mammal sightings and sighting efforts are included in this data set. Includes position, time, date, weather conditions, number of animals sighted, species ...


9. A 45-Y Hindcast of Antarctic Surface Mass Balance Using Polar MM5 [bromwich_0337948]
This 3-year project (June 2004-May 2007) was funded by the National Science Foundation's Office of Polar Programs (Glaciology). We employed the Polar MM5 to model variability and change in the surface ...


10. A census of penguin colony counts (provided to OBIS) from the year 1900 to 1996 in the Antarctic Region [FAUNA_PENGUIN_COLONY]
This dataset is a census of penguin colony counts from the year 1900 in the Antarctic region. It forms part of the Inventory of Antarctic seabird breeding sites within the Antarctic and subantarctic ...


11. ACES-ACCENT: Antarctic Climate Change and Nonlinear Teleconnections [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00500]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...


12. ACES-FOCAS: Forcings from the Ocean, Clouds, Atmosphere and Sea-ice [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00499]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...


13. AVHRR Polar Pathfinder Twice-Daily 25 km EASE-Grid Composites [NSIDC-0094]

This data set is no longer available because of errors in the data. See the Error Sources ...



14. AVHRR Polar Pathfinder Twice-Daily 5 km EASE-Grid Composites [NSIDC-0066]

This data set is no longer available due to errors in the data. See the Error Sources section ...



15. Admiralty Bay Benthos Biodiversity Database [SCAR-MarBIN] [scarmarbin_ABBED]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Admiralty Bay is one of the best studied sites in the maritime Antarctic. The first benthos data has been recorded in 1906 and knowledge is constantly gained by the research activities of permanent ...


16. 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 ...


17. Aerosol Scattering Coefficients in the Antarctic ocean, 2011-2012 [KPDC_ASC_ANTARCTIC_2012]
Aerosol scattering coefficients for three different wavelengths (λ=450, 550, and 700nm) are measured almost continuously by a nephelometer in the Antarctic ocean.


18. Amphipoda Hyperiidea of the Southern Ocean: catalogue and occurrences [scarmarbin_2435]
The dataset comprises all occurrence records of hyperiid amphipods from the Southern Ocean sensu lato (south of the sub-Tropical Front). It is based on taxonomic and ecological literature checked ...


19. An Investigation into the Seismic Signatures Generated by Iceberg Calving and Rifting [fricker_0739769]
This award supports a project to strengthen collaborations between the various research groups working on iceberg calving. Relatively little is known about the calving process, especially the physics ...


20. Antarctic 5-km Digital Elevation Model from ERS-1 Altimetry [NSIDC-0076]
This data set provides a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) for Antarctica to 81.5 degrees south latitude, at a resolution of 5 km. Approximately twenty million data points were used to generate this data ...


21. Antarctic Composite Images [SSEC-AMRC-ANT-COMP]
The Antarctic composite satellite image is a mosaic of geostationary and polar orbiting satellite data in the infrared window channel (approximately 11.0 microns) centered over the South Pole and ...


22. Antarctic Ice Velocity Data [NSIDC-0070]
This compilation of recent ice velocity data of the Antarctic ice sheet is intended for use by the polar scientific community. The data are presented in tabular form (ASCII), containing latitude, ...


23. Antarctic Mean Annual Temperature Map [NSIDC-0318]
The Mean Annual Temperature map was calculated by creating a contour map using compiled 10 meter firn temperature data from NSIDC and other mean annual temperature data from both cores and stations. ...


24. Antarctic Radar Echograms and Derived Ice Thickness Data from CReSIS [NSIDC-0414]
The Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) data from the 2002 and 2006 Flight missions. Basic Processing has been done to obtain the radar echograms and derived ice thickness data. Algorithms ...


25. Antarctic and Subantarctic Asteroid zoogeography [SCAR-MarBIN] [scarmarbin_Asteroids_stampanato]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset is the electronic version of a thesis which was made at the Marine Biology Laboratory of the Free University of Brussels (Prof M. Jangoux). It holds taxonomic and distribution data on ...


26. Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Lophogastrida occurrences [scarmarbin_2433]
The dataset contains all published records of Lophogastrida in the Antarctic and sub-Antarctic regions (Southern Ocean sensu lato i.e. the SCAR-MarIN area of interest)


27. Arctic and Southern Ocean Sea Ice Concentrations [G00799]
Monthly sea ice concentration for Arctic (1901 to 1995) and Southern oceans (1973 to 1990) were digitized on a standard 1-degree grid (cylindrical projection) to provide a relatively uniform set of ...


28. Basement Sill, Antarctica: Constraints from its PGE Abundance Patterns and Isotopic Compositions on Magma Source Characteristics and Crystallization Processes [mukasa_0603729]
The Basement Sill in the Dry Valleys of southern McMurdo Sound and the Dufek layered mafic intrusion in the Pensacola Mts. are part of the Ferrar large igneous province (FLIP), emplaced in a Paleozoic ...


29. Biodiversity of Antarctic Amphipod Crustaceans (BIANZO) [SCAR-MarBIN] [scarmarbin_AntPhipoda]   PARENT METADATA
An Antarctic Marine Biodiversity Reference Centre, devoted to amphipod crustaceans, is under development at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, Belgium. This centre includes ...


30. Biogeographic distribution of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Mysida [scarmarbin_2434]
The dataset comprises all Antarctic and sub-Antarctic occurrence records of Mysida species.


31. 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 ...


32. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics Inventory of Antarctic Rock Specimens Held in Australian Institutions [BMRGG_InventoryRocks]
This Record provides details of rock specimens from Antarctic which are held in various institutions in Australia and which may be available to bona fide research workers. Those wishing to obtain ...


33. CACHE-PEP: Natural climate variability - extending the Americas Pole-Equator-Pole paleoclimate transect through the Antarctic Peninsula to the Pole [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00510]
To determine how the climate of the Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene (last 10,000 years) is related to global scale patterns and trends, in order to understand the significance of current environmental ...


34. Checklist of insect species from the Antarctic and sub-Antarctic - 1954 [Antarctic_subantarctic_insects_checklist_1954]
Copied of a scanned document containing a check list from 1954 of known insect species from the Antarctic and sub-antarctic. Taken from the report: This check list contains all known records of ...


35. Chlorophyll-a concentration from the Antarctic Amundsen Sea 2010/11 [KPDC_CC_ANTARCTIC_2010]
Chlorophyll-a concentration is investigated in the Amundsen Sea of Southern Ocean from December 2010 to January 2011. This data includes investigator and locality for chlorophyll-a concentration.


36. Chlorophyll-a concentration from the Antarctic Amundsen Sea 2012 [KPDC_CC_ANTARCTIC_2012]
Chlorophyll-a concentration is investigated in the Amundsen Sea of Southern Ocean from January to March 2012. This data includes investigator and locality for chlorophyll-a concentration.


37. Climate, Drift, and Image Data from Antarctic Icebergs A22A and UK211, 2006-2007 [NSIDC-0466]
This data set includes a variety of station data from two Antarctic icebergs. In 2006, researchers installed specialized weather stations called Automated Meteorological Ice Geophysical Observing ...


38. Collaborative Research: Characteristics of Snow Megadunes and their Potential Effects on Ice Core Interpretation [scambos_0125570]
Field study and remote sensing measurements of an area of snow megadunes on the East Antarctic plateau provides a preliminary assessment of dune morphology, firn structure, and layering ...


39. Collaborative Research: Combined Physical Property Measurements at Siple Dome - Spencer_0917509 [Spencer_0917509]
This award supports a two-year collaborative effort to more fully understand the climatic history and physical properties of the Siple Dome, Antarctica deep ice core. We have released an Excel file ...


40. Collaborative Research: Constructing an Ultra-high Resolution Atmospheric Methane Record for the Last 140,000 Years from WAIS Divide Core [Sowers_0538538]
This award supports a project to develop a high-resolution (every 50 yr) methane data set.


41. Collaborative Research: Integrative Study of Marine Ice Sheet Stability & Subglacial Life Habitats in W Antarctica - Lake & Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (LISSARD) [anandakrishnan_0838763]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). The LISSARD project (Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) is one of three research ...


42. Collaborative Research: Integrative Study of Marine Ice Sheet Stability and Subglacial Life Habitats - Robotic Access to Grounding-zones for Exploration and Science (RAGES) [anandakrishnan_0838764]
The RAGES project (Robotic Access to Grounding zones for Exploration and Science) is one of three research components of the WISSARD (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) integrative ...


43. Collaborative Research: Science Opportunities for a Multidisciplinary Long-Range Aircraft for Antarctic Research [csatho_0443556]
NSF OPP Grants 0443556 and 0443391 Collaborative Research: Science Opportunities for a Multidisciplinary Long-Range Aircraft for Antarctic Research The polar regions ...


44. Collaborative Research: Stable Isotopes of Ice in the WAIS Divide Deep Ice Core - white_0537593 [white_0537593]
This data set contains the record of stable isotopes of hydrogen and oxygen in the WAIS Divide WDC06A core from West Antarctica. Samples have been analyzed at high resolution (nominal 3cm intervals) ...


45. 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 ...


46. Contribution of dinoflagellates to Antarctic coastal zone carbon flux [ASAC_988]
Some scanning electron microscope images were taken of dinoflagellates sampled as part of this project. A catlogue of the images taken is provided as part of the download file at the url given below. ...


47. DMSP Operational Linescan System (OLS) Analog Imagery [FE00467]
NSIDC archives analog imagery collected by the U. S. Air Force Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP). DMSP is a system of near-polar orbiting satellites providing data in optical and microwave ...


48. DMSP SSM/I-SSMIS Daily Polar Gridded Brightness Temperatures [NSIDC-0001]
This data set provides daily gridded brightness temperatures derived from passive microwave sensors and distributed in a polar stereographic projection. Orbital data from nine channels and for each ...


49. DMSP SSM/I-SSMIS Pathfinder Daily EASE-Grid Brightness Temperatures [NSIDC-0032]
This Level-3 Equal-Area Scalable Earth-Grid (EASE-Grid) Brightness Temperature data set, collected since 09 July 1987, is a part of the NOAA/NASA Pathfinder Program. The data set consists of gridded ...


50. Davis Coastal Seabed Mapping Survey, Antarctica (GA4301/AAS2201/HI468) - Interpreted Geomorphic Map [Davis_seabed_geomorphic_map]
The Davis Coastal Seabed Mapping Survey, Antarctica (GA-4301 / AAS2201 / HI468) was conducted on the Australian Antarctic Division workboat Howard Burton during February-March 2010 as a component ...


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