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1. Ross Sea Icebergs (B15A, C16, B15J, B15K, C25 and Nascent): Drift, weather and seismic data. [macayeal_0229546]   CHILD DIFs
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, ...


2. Tectonic, magmatic and hydrothermal evolution of ocean floor spreading at Macquarie Island [ASAC_1318]
Macquarie Island offers a rare land-based cross-section through the deep ocean floor, which covers 60% of our Earth. It formed 11 million years ago as slow spreading crust, which has had minimal study ...


3. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 Environmental ...


4. Macquarie Island nitrogen dioxide [MACQ_NO2]
Slant column densities of stratospheric nitrogen dioxide (NO2) determined from spectroscopic measurements of zenith scattered twilight at wavelengths from 430-485 nanometres. These data are provided ...


5. Heard Island Geodesy. [ASAC_1265]
National Mapping Division (Geoscience Australia) has produced a Technical Report on the Heard Island Geodesy project (ASAC 1265). The main objectives of the 2000 geodetic survey of Heard Island were ...


6. 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 ...


7. Heard Island - GPS Topographic Survey 2000/2001 [ASAC_1219_HIMI_topo00-01]
Topographic features surveyed by GPS during the Australian Antarctic Program's 2000/01 expedition on Heard Island. Point data includes the location of volcanic cones, graves, landing areas, automatic ...


8. Nature and Evolution of the Upper Mantle beneath Heard Island [ASAC_1243]
This project is using ultramafic xenoliths - samples of the mantle beneath Heard Island to study the formation and evolution of the Kerguelen-Heard Plateau. Such plateaus are thought to represent ...


9. NGDC Marine Trackline Geophysics Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.G00129]   CHILD DIFs
This data set contains bathymetry, magnetic, gravity and seismic shot point navigation data collected during marine cruises from 1939 to the present. Coverage is worldwide. These data are stored in ...


10. Internal Structure of Uppermost Oceanic Crust Exposed on Macquarie Island: Implications for Seafloor Spreading Processes [ASAC_1184]
This project exploited the unique exposures of the uppermost oceanic crust found on Macquarie Island as a window into the internal structure of the oceanic crust. The form of rock units and the way ...


11. The strength of the lower continental crust; evidence from the Stillwell Hills-Oygarden Group Coastline. [ASAC_1150]
The nature of the data were lithological and structural geological mapping, in addition to the collection of relevant geological specimens. The quality of the data collected ranges from detailed form ...


12. COAT and MTCX GPS Observations 1996-2001 [COAT_and_MTCX_GPS]
High-precision Global Positioning System measurements of stainless steel pins embedded in solid bedrock were collected at two sites in the northern Transantarctic Mountains (Mt. Coates ...


13. SCAR - GPS Plate Tectonic Survey [ASAC_541]
Permanent GPS base stations were established at Mawson, Davis, Casey and Macquarie Island (as well as other international sites in Antarctica) as part of the Geodetic Infrastructure in Antarctica ...


14. ANET_POLENET GPS and Seismic network [ANET_POLENET]
GPS data from continuously recording, autonomous, remote GPS stations installed on bedrock at locations across the Antarctic continent. Seismic data from continuously recording, autonomous remote ...


15. Collaborative Research: IPY: POLENET-Antarctica: Investigating Links Between Geodynamics and Ice Sheets [NSF-ANT06-32322]
This project constructs POLENET a network of GPS and seismic stations in West Antarctica to understand how the mass of the West Antarctic ice sheet (WAIS) changes with time. The information is ultimately ...


16. Mount Erebus Volcano Observatory: Operations, Science and Outreach (MEVO-OSO) [NSF-ANT11-42083]
Intellectual Merit: Mt. Erebus is one of only a handful of volcanoes worldwide that have lava lakes with readily observable and nearly continuous Strombolian explosive activity. Erebus is also unique ...


17. Structural, petrological and geochronological data from Fosdick Mountains, Marie Byrd Land [OPP0944600_MarieByrdLand_FordRanges]
Research in the Marie Byrd Land addressed the question of crustal differentiation and stabilization of the continental crust of Marie Byrd Land province in West Antarctica. Through differentiation, ...


18. Collaborative Research: Integrative Study of Marine Ice Sheet Stability and Subglacial Life Habitats in West Antarctica - Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (LISSARD) [NSF-ANT08-39142]
The LISSARD project (Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) is one of three research components of the WISSARD integrative initiative (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research ...


19. Wilkes Land Glacial History (WEGA) [ASAC_1044]
A collaborative Italian/Australian marine geoscience research voyage to the George Vth Land sector of the East Antarctic continental margin was carried out between 11th February and 20th March, 2000, ...


20. Buried Ice in the Dry Valleys [BU-054-002]
The data set includes trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic Dry Valleys ...


21. Seismological Observatories and Nuclear Monitoring [Seismology_nukes]
Geoscience Australia maintains a database of nuclear explosions with the location, time and size of explosions around the world since 1945. The fields in this dataset are: Date Origin Time Type Site ...


22. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


23. Geodetic monitoring of isostatic rebound near the Lambert Glacier [GEMIR_GPS_ANU]
The present-day observed change in sea level is the sum of several factors, including the continuing readjustment of the crust to the past redistribution of the surface ice-water load and any present-day ...


24. Geological Observations of Heard Island - 1948 [Heard_Geology_1948]
Taken from the scanned dataset: 1) Summary - Some observations on the geomorphology have been recorded. - Xenolithic ejectamenta collected from the tuffs of Rogers Head and Rogers Head Peninsula ...


25. Heard Island 1986-1987 Scientific Expedition Report [Heard_86-87_Report]
Heard Island Expedition, 16 November 1986 to 21 January 1987, report written by Rod Ledingham, Officer in Charge. Taken from the report: The 1986-87 expedition was the second in a series of three ...


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