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1. Antarctic Ten Meter Temperature Data [NSIDC-0104]
Firn temperature from a depth of about ten meters provides a close estimate of mean annual surface air temperature. This data collection is a compilation of temperature measurements dating back prior ...


2. Blue Ice Tephra II - Brimstone Peak [NSIDC-0114]
This data set is the result of a study of volcanic ash and rock fragment (tephra) layers in exposed blue ice areas on Brimstone Peak (75.888S 158.55E) in East Antarctica. Tephra samples were collected ...


3. Blue Ice Tephra II - Mt. DeWitt [NSIDC-0115]
This data set is the result of a study of volcanic ash and rock fragment (tephra) layers in exposed blue ice areas on Mt. DeWitt, Antarctica (77.12 deg S, 159.51 deg E). Tephra samples were collected ...


4. Carbon-Isotopic Composition of Atmospheric CO2 since the Last Glacial Maximum [NSIDC-0108]
These data describe the concentration and carbon-isotopic composition (d13CO2) of atmospheric CO2 from air trapped in ice between 27,000 and 1,300 years before present from Taylor Dome, Antarctica. ...


5. Concentration and Isotopic Composition of O2 and N2 in Trapped Gases of the Vostok Ice Core [NSIDC-0107]
These data describe the d18O of O2, d15N of N2, d18Oatm, and O2/N2 ratios of trapped gases in the Vostok ice core from East Antarctica. The investigator used a mass spectrometer to measure gas concentrations ...


6. Digital Images of Thin Sections from Siple Dome [NSIDC-0127]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


7. GISP2 (B and D Core) Methane Concentrations [NSIDC-0125]
The data include methane data from the Greenland Ice Sheet Project 2 (GISP2) B & D Cores. Gas ages were calculated according to the methods described in Brook et al. 1996, and are subject to change. ...


8. Historical Arctic and Antarctic Surface Observational Data [NSIDC-0190]
This product consists of meteorological data from 105 Arctic weather stations and 137 Antarctic stations, extracted from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)'s Integrated Surface Hourly (ISH) ...


9. Ice Motion and Topography Near Margin Areas of Kamb Ice Stream, Antarctica [NSIDC-0141]
This data set includes ice motion and topography measurements that were taken by measuring movement and altitude of poles set in the West Antarctic Ice Shelf. The data was acquired by Global Positioning ...


10. Ice Velocity Data from Ice Stream C, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0106]
Ice velocity data from ice stream C, including the body of the ice stream and its area of onset, are available. The investigator calculated velocities from precise ice displacement measurements made ...


11. 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 ...


12. Methane and Carbonyl Sulfide Analysis of Siple Dome Ice Core Subsamples [NSIDC-0131]
This data set is part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet cores (WAISCORES) project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. ...


13. Micrometeorites from the South Pole Water Well [NSIDC-0113]
Micrometeorites dated between 1100 A.D. to 1500 A.D. were collected from the bottom of the South Pole Water Well in December 1995. Element analyses of 181 cosmic glass spherule and micrometeorite ...


14. Physical and Structural Properties of the Siple Dome Ice Cores [NSIDC-0128]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


15. Polar Pathfinder Daily 25 km EASE-Grid Sea Ice Motion Vectors [NSIDC-0116]
Daily ice motion vectors are computed from a wide variety of sensors ranging from passive microwave radiometers, such as the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR), to International Arctic ...


16. RAMP AMM-1 SAR Image Mosaic of Antarctica [NSIDC-0103]
In 1997, the Canadian RADARSAT-1 satellite was rotated in orbit so that its Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) antenna looked south towards Antarctica. This permitted the first high-resolution mapping ...


17. Roosevelt Island Bedrock and Surface Elevations [NSIDC-0140]
This data set consists of bedrock and surface elevation readings taken by ground penetrating radar and Global Positioning System (GPS) on Roosevelt Island, an ice dome within the Ross Ice Shelf. Locations ...


18. Roosevelt Island Ice Core Density and Beta Count Data [NSIDC-0139]
This data set measures the radioactive decay of nuclear material from Northern and Southern hemisphere nuclear testing. Firn cores were taken from three locations on Roosevelt Island, an ice dome ...


19. 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 ...



20. Siple Dome Core Date from Measurement of the d18O of Paleoatmospheric Oxygen [NSIDC-0123]
This data set is part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Cores (WAISCORES) project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. ...


21. Siple Dome Cores Electrical Measurement Data [NSIDC-0133]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


22. Siple Dome Highlights: Stable isotopes [NSIDC-0134]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


23. Siple Dome Ice Core Age-Depth Scales [NSIDC-0130]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


24. Siple Dome Methane Record [NSIDC-0124]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


25. Siple Shallow Core Density Data [NSIDC-0129]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


26. Snow and Firn Temperature and Permeability Measurements from Siple Dome, Antarctica [NSIDC-0100]
This data set includes measurements of snow and firn temperature and permeability collected between November 1998 and June 1999 at Siple Dome. The physical characteristics of snow determine the nature ...


27. Snow-atmosphere Transfer Function for Reversibly Deposited Chemical Species in West Antarctica [NSIDC-0122]
This data set is part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Cores (WAISCORES) project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet on climate and sea level change. ...


28. Surface Elevation and Ice Thickness, Western Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica [NSIDC-0119]
This data set provides surface elevation and ice thickness data for a portion of the Marie Byrd Land sector of West Antarctica, including the Ford Ranges, the Sulzberger Ice Shelf, much of the Edward ...


29. Taylor Dome Ice Core Data [NSIDC-0132]
The collection site is Taylor Dome, an ice-accumulation area on the East Antarctic ice sheet. The dome is a ridge about 20 x 80 km, which lies inland of the Transantarctic Mountains. Deep drilling ...


30. Tephra in Siple and Taylor Dome Ice Cores [NSIDC-0110]
This data set consists of electron microprobe geochemical analyses of glass shards sampled from Siple Dome and Taylor Dome ice cores during the 1999-2000 field season. Geochemical data are in tab-delimited ...


31. Three-Hourly Antarctic Automatic Weather Station Data, 1980-2000 [NSIDC-0111]
The Automatic Weather Station (AWS) Project, funded by the NSF Office of Polar Programs, involves collecting meteorological data from an array of automatic weather stations in Antarctica, Greenland, ...


32. Visible Stratigraphic Dating, Siple Dome and Upstream C Cores [NSIDC-0121]
This data set is part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet cores (WAISCORES) project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet on climate and sea level change. ...


33. Volcanic Records in the Siple and Taylor Dome Ice Cores [NSIDC-0126]
This data set is part of the WAISCORES project, an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice sheet on climate and sea level change. WAISCORES researchers acquired and ...


34. WAISCORES: Deep Ice Coring in West Antarctica [NSIDC-0120]
The WAISCORES project is part of the National Science Foundation Office of Polar Programs' West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) initiative, which is aimed at understanding the influence of the West Antarctic ...


35. Ovation Prime Real-Time [gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere.OPRT]
The Ovation Prime Real-Time (OPRT) product is a real-time forecast and nowcast model of auroral power and is an operational implementation of the work by Newell et al (2009). OPRT is run every 5 minutes ...


36. IceBridge CMG GT-1A Gravimeter L2 Geolocated Free Air Gravity Disturbances [IGCMG2]
This data set contains geolocated free air gravity disturbances derived from measurements taken over Antarctica using the GT-1A gravity meter S-019. The data were collected by scientists working on ...


37. MEaSUREs Arctic Sea Ice Characterization Daily 25km EASE-Grid 2.0 [NSIDC-0532]
This data set, part of the NASA Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments (MEaSUREs) program, provides a daily record of Arctic sea ice characteristics for the years 1979 through ...


38. Continuous flow measurements of MSA in the WAIS Divide (WDC06A) ice core [saltzman_0839122]
This dataset includes depths, ages, and concentrations of methanesulfonate. The analyses were conducted using the DRI continous melter system with electrospray MS/MS detection in negative ion mode. ...


39. Atmospheric CO2 Trapped in the Ice Core from Siple Dome, Antarctica [NSIDC-0202]
These data are CO2 concentration of the air occulded in Siple Dome ice core, Antarctica. The study was conducted between January 2001 and March 2003 on a deep ice core from Siple Dome Core A, located ...


40. Biogenic Sulfur in the Siple Dome Ice Core [NSIDC-0201]
This data set is a continuous, high-resolution record of biogenic sulfur (methanesulfonate, known as MSA and CH3SO3-) in the 1000 m deep Siple Dome A (SDMA) core, covering 100,000 to 20 years BP. ...


41. Circum-Arctic Map of Permafrost and Ground-Ice Conditions [GGD318]
The Circum-Arctic permafrost and ground ice map is available via ftp in ESRI Shapefile format and Equal-Area Scalable Earth Grid (EASE-Grid) format. See the Format section for an explanation of the ...


42. IceBridge Merged Photon Counting Lidar/Profiler L4 Surface Slope and Elevations [ILSNP4]
This data set contains geolocated surface elevation measurements captured over Antarctica using the Sigma Space Mapping Photon Counting Lidar and Riegl Laser Altimeter. The data were collected by ...


43. Interaction of Ice Stream Flow with Heterogeneous Beds [NSIDC-0583]
This data set consists of outputs of several numerical models simulating ice stream flow over undulated bed, interaction of ice stream flow, and subglacial and supraglacial hydraulic systems. All ...


44. Major Ion Chemistry Data of WAIS Divide Ice Core Brittle Ice [NSIDC-0546]
The brittle ice section (577-1300 m) of the main WAIS Divide ice core (WDC06A) was analyzed for major ion concentrations with ion chromatography.


45. Measurements of Air and Snow Photochemical Species at WAIS Divide, Antarctica [NSIDC-0585]
This data set contains atmospheric mixing ratios of nitric oxide, ozone, hydrogen peroxide, methylhydroperoxide, and concentrations in surface snow and in snow pits of nitrate, nitrite, and hydrogen ...


46. Meltpond2000 Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer Sea Ice Brightness Temperatures [NSIDC-0208]
The Meltpond2000 project was the first in a series of Arctic and Antarctic aircraft campaigns to validate sea ice algorithms developed for the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer - Earth Observing ...


47. Nimbus Ice Edge Points from Nimbus Visible Imagery L2, CSV [NmIcEdg2]
This data set (NmIcEdg2) estimates the location of the North and South Pole sea ice edges at various times during the mid to late 1960s, based on recovered Nimbus 1 (1964), Nimbus 2 (1966), and Nimbus ...


48. Satellite Observations of Arctic Change [NSIDC-0589]
The purpose of this site is to expose NASA satellite data and research on Arctic change in the form of maps that illustrate the changes taking place in the Arctic over time. A high-speed internet ...


49. Snow Melt Onset Over Arctic Sea Ice from SMMR and SSM/I-SSMIS Brightness Temperatures [NSIDC-0105]
This data set includes yearly snow melt onset dates over Arctic sea ice derived from brightness temperatures from the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR), the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager ...


50. Standing Water Depth on Larsen B Ice Shelf [NSIDC-0584]
This data set addresses why surface melt water lakes on ice shelves and ice sheets are notably influential in triggering ice-shelf break-up and modulating seasonal ice flow, and are thus principle ...


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