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A Tour of the Cryosphere
Entry ID: SVS_CRYOSPHERE

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Summary
Abstract: The cryosphere consists of those parts of the Earth's surface where water is found in solid form, including areas of snow, sea ice, glaciers, permafrost, ice sheets, and icebergs. In these regions, surface temperatures remain below freezing for a portion of each year. Since ice and snow exist relatively close to their melting point, they frequently change from solid to liquid and back again due to ... View entire text
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Description: The EOSDIS outreach project.
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Service Citation
Originators: NASA GSFC Scientific Visualization Studio
Title: A Tour of the Cryosphere
Provider: NASA GSFC Scientific Visualization Studio
URL: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a000000/a003600/a003619/
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >BACKGROUND INFORMATION Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EDGES Parameter Definition
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT Parameter Definition
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Ancillary Keywords
Visualization
Cryosphere
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Service Provider
NASA/GSFC/SVS > Scientific Visualization Studio, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/index.html

Service Provider Personnel
Name: HORACE MITCHELL
Email: horace.g.mitchell at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Code 610.3
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online, DVD
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2006-07-14
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-12-16
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