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1. Iceberg Capsize Kinematics and Energetics [MacAyeal_Iceberg_capsize]
To investigate the physics of iceberg capsize, a laboratory-scale experimental apparatus was created to simulate iceberg calving and capsize (and other phenomena) at a 1/100,000 scale. The data set ...


2. Glacier Mass Balance and Regime Measurements and Analysis, 1945-2003 [G10002]
This data set consists of glacier regime parameters observed between 1945 and 2003. Data include annual mass balances, ablation, accumulation, and equilibrium-line altitude of mountain and subpolar ...


3. Glacier Monitoring Protocol for the Long-term Ecological Monitoring Program [usgsbrdasc00000003]
Denali National Park and Preserve is a unique laboratory for glacier research because of its extensive ice cover. Fully 17% of Denali's six million acres is currently covered by glacier ice. These ...


4. Greenland Snow Pit and Core Stratigraphy (Analog and Digital Formats) [G10004]
This data set is comprised of scientific field study notebooks from geologist Carl S. Benson describing his traverses of Greenland from 1952 to 1955. The notebooks contain data on Greenland snow accumulation, ...


5. Barnes Ice Cap South Dome Trilateration Net Survey Data 1970-1984 [G02178]
The Barnes Ice Cap data set contains survey measurements of a network of 43 stakes along a 10 km flow line on the northeast flank of the south dome of the Barnes Ice Cap. The measurements are of mass ...


6. Good Days on the Trail, 1938-1942: Film Footage of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado [G02175]
This film documents student hiking trips conducted by the University of Colorado at Boulder in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, USA during the summers of 1938-1942. The hikes took place in various ...


7. International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature [G02201]
The International Polar Year Historical Data and Literature collection (formerly known as the Discovery and Access of Historic Literature from the IPYs (DAHLI) project) is an online data collection ...


8. Glacier Photograph Collection [G00472]
The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) in Boulder, Colorado houses many photographic prints of glaciers, taken both from the air and from the ground. These photographs constitute an important ...


9. International Ice Patrol (IIP) Iceberg Sightings Database [G00807]
The International Ice Patrol (IIP) collects information on iceberg activity in the North Atlantic. The IIP area of responsibility prior to 2006 was 40 to 52 degrees North latitude and 39 to 57 degrees ...


10. International Ice Patrol Iceberg Drift Tracks [G00874]
The International Ice Patrol (IIP) tracks, plots and predicts iceberg positions in the North Atlantic Ocean. The IIP area of responsibility is 40 to 52 degrees North, 39 to 57 degrees West. During ...


11. Polar Ice Sounding and Geomagnetics [G00790]
Data addresses ice thickness and related geomagnetics generated during remote sensing flights over Antarctica and Greenland. Digital records include date, time and geographic position for correlation ...


12. Pre-IceBridge ATM L1B Qfit Elevation and Return Strength [BLATM1B]
The NASA Pre-IceBridge ATM Level-1B Qfit Elevation and Return Strength (BLATM1B) data set contains spot elevation measurements of Arctic, Greenland, and Antarctic sea ice and ice surface acquired ...


13. Pre-IceBridge ATM L2 Icessn Elevation, Slope, and Roughness [BLATM2]
The NASA Pre-IceBridge ATM Level-2 Icessn Elevation, Slope, and Roughness (BLATM2) data set contains resampled and smoothed elevation measurements of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice, and Greenland, Antarctic ...


14. Pre-IceBridge MCoRDS L2 Ice Thickness [BRMCR2]
The NASA Pre-IceBridge MCoRDS Level-2 Ice Thickness (BRMCR2) data set contains depth sounder measurements over Greenland and Antarctica taken from the Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS). ...


15. SGA and BHC Grid Strain and Accumulation Measurements, Law Dome 1981-82 [strain_grid_lawdome_1981]
Raw measurements of the SGA and BHC strain/accumulation grids on Law Dome in 1981/82. The hard copy of this document has been archived at the Australian Antarctic Division.


16. Strain grid measurements from sites BHD and SGF, Law Dome 1977 [strain_grid_lawdome_1977]
Details of the setup and measurements made from strain grids located near sites BHD and SGF on Law Dome in 1977. The hard copy of this document has been archived at the Australian Antarctic Division.


17. World Glacier Inventory [G01130]
The World Glacier Inventory (WGI) contains information for over 130,000 glaciers. Inventory parameters include geographic location, area, length, orientation, elevation, and classification. The WGI ...


18. Casey Ice Coring Program - Operations and Data Report, 1979 [casey_ice_coring_1979]
A handwritten copy of the 1979 report on ice core drilling on Law Dome (final draft?) Includes detailed notes on methods and equipment, as well as data for inclination, temperature and diameters of ...


19. Wilkes Ice Cap Project 1967, Elevation and Ice Thickness Profiling (Thesis) [wilkes_ice_cap_thesis_1967]
A masters thesis, written by David Carter, that was a detailed study of the Wilkes Ice Cap (now Law Dome) work that had been done in the 1960s up to and including the 1967 field season. It includes ...


20. Airbourne Topographic and Ice Thickness Survey of the Vanderford Glacier, 1983-85 [vanderford_data_1983_85]
A report outlining the work done on the Vanderford (and Adams) glaciers in 1983/84 and 1984/85, detailing the methods they used for determining ice thickness and velocity. Includes a copy of the program ...


21. IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database [CIESIN_SEDAC_IPCC_OBSERVED]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessement Report (AR4) Observed Climate Change Impacts Database contains observed responses to climate change across a wide range of systems ...


22. GPS profile Troll Station - South Pole [org.polarresearch-549]
Complete, kinematic GPS profile along the route of the Norwegian-U.S. IPY traverse of East Antarctica, from Troll Station to 'Camp Winter' at -86,8S, 54,4E, from the South Pole (-90, 0) back to Troll ...


23. Meteorological data collected by two AWS [org.polarresearch-771]
Two automatic weather stations at 370 and 540 m a.s.l. along Etonbreen, W-slope of Austfonna, one recording all components of the energy balance (Tair, RH, Sin, Sout, Lin, Lout, Wdir, Wvel, snow and ...


24. New Austfonna surface DEM from InSAR/ICESat [org.polarresearch-750]
A new DEM of the Austfonna ice cap by combining SAR interferometry with ICESat laser altimetry


25. Surface velocity, annual means at stakes and continuous records in a target area, Austfonna [org.polarresearch-751]
Repeated DGPS measurements of (~20) mass balance stakes on the Austfonna ice cap and continuous GPS records on two fast flowing outlets (along the central flowlines of Basin-3 and Duvebreen; 5 units ...


26. Time-lapse imagery Kronebreen [org.polarresearch-755]
Time-lapse imagery Kronebreen


27. Exposure ages of glacial deposits and bedrock surface samples, Beardmore and Shackleton Glaciers, Antarctica [2014_BEARDMORE_SHACKLETON_GLACIER_UW_COSMOGENIC_NUCLIDE_DATA]
This data set contains cosmogenic nuclide exposure ages for glacial deposits and bedrock surface samples from the Transantarctic Mountains. The sites covered comprise The Cloudmaker, Mt Kyffin and ...


28. Glaciology Data Report, Casey 1981 [glacio_data_report_1981_casey]
A collection of the data from the 1981 Glaciology program at Casey, collected from several inland traverses. Measurements include accumulation and density, barometric profiling, ice movement, gravity, ...


29. The Glaciological Basis of Palaeoclimatic Reconstructions of Ice-Shelf Moraines [K064_2010_2013_NZ_1]
The research is giving us an understanding of the entrainment, transfer and deposition of sediment by ice shelves. The investigation of the structure, composition and motion of the Southern McMurdo ...


30. Barometric Levelling over IAGP trilateration net, Wilkes Land 1973 [glacio_1973_barometric_levelling]
A collection of tabulated values of atmospheric pressure along routes traveled during traverse for use in barometric leveling. These documents have been archived in the records store at the Australian ...


31. IAGP Traverse Interim Survey Report 1973 [iagp_interim_survey_1973]
The Autumn field trip of the 1973 IAGP at Casey carried out a number of surveying operations, recording the location and elevation of a series of snow canes (labelled A001-A015, along B004, B010 and ...


32. Snow chemistry along a 3000 km long traverse inland East Antarctica [SnowChem]
Surface snow for chemical analyzes was sampled with a spacing of approximately 50 kilometres along the entire traverse route. Snow was also sampled with high resolution in grids, pits and trenches. ...


33. Snow grain size surveys and remotely sensed analyses of snow conditions on East Antarctica [SnowGrainSize]
Increased availability of remotely sensed data enables the development of studies on both spatial and temporal variations of processes and variables on Antarctic glaciers and ice sheets. This increased ...


34. ANDRILL Coulman High Project site surveys on and below the Ross Ice Shelf [G049M_ANDRILL_Coulman_High_Project_Surveys]
The ANDRILL (ANtarctic geological DRILLing) Coulman High Project ? Phase 1 Site Surveys, also known as USAP Science Event G-049-M, was a collaborative activity with NZ Science Event K-001-C. Antarctic ...


35. Cryosphere database [CRYOSPHERE_DATABASE]
The Data Site of Research Institute for Global Change will make fundamental contributions to hydro meteorological science and will disseminate observational information in order to advance understanding ...


36. R/V Laurence M. Gould LMG1309 [LMG1309]   PARENT DIF
The NSF-supported research icebreaker Laurence M. Gould operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic ...


37. NASA Earth Science Decadal Survey Studies [Planning Stage] [NASA_Decadal_Survey_Place_Holder]
[These missions are in the planning stage. Please monitor the project web sites for mission updates] [Source: NASA's Science ...


38. Barometric Leveling Results, Pioneerskaya to Dome C [baro-levelling-to-domec]
Record of barometric leveling measurements taken during the traverse from Pioneerskaya to Dome C (year currently unknown). These documents have been archived in the records store at the Australian ...


39. Collaborative Research: Integrated High Resolution Chemical and Biological Measurements on the Deep WAIS Divide Core [priscu_0839075]
This collaborative research project (Collaborative Research: Integrated High Resolution Chemical and Biological Measurements on the Deep WAIS Divide Core) was funded by NSF-OPP and was part of the ...


40. Detailed Notes on Accumulation/Movement Markers, Mirny-Dome C [accumulation-movement-markers-mirny-domec]
Detailed notes about each of the markers used for movement (and accumulation) measurements along the Mirny-Dome C traverse line. Includes processing notes from the JMR position analysis. These documents ...


41. Enderby Land Flight Logs For Ice Radar and Navigation, 1979/80 [enderby_flight_logs_1979]
A series of flights over Enderby Land were carried out in December 1979 and January 1980 with an airborne ice radar. The flight notes on navigation, radar settings and other notes from the flight ...


42. Ice Radar Traverse Notes, Mirny-Dome C, 1978 [ice-radar-traverse-mirny-domec-1978]
Notes from the ice radar used on the traverse from Mirny to Dome C in 1978, recording file usage for various locations, and initial observations of ice thickness from the radar. These documents have ...


43. Basal shear stress under Antarctic and Greenland glaciers infered from surface observations by means of inverse methods [sergienko_0934534]
This data set consists of basal shear stress under several regions in Antarctica and Greenland. The basal shear stress is obtained by means of the inverse methods using observed ice surface and bed ...


44. Thermochronologic and modelling test for a Mesozoic West Antarctic Plateau [NSF-ANT07-39781]
This project studies formation of the TransAntarctic Mountains (TAM) through numerical modeling based on cooling histories of apatite mineral grains. The TAM are the highest and longest rift-related ...


45. Air sampling and analysis from Antarctic firn and ice [ASAC_1004]
Air from the ice and firn (compressed snow) of the Antarctic ice sheet will be extracted and measured for atmospheric composition in the past. Gases of interest are greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, ...


46. Amery Ice Shelf Grounding Zone defined as interpreted slope break in MODIS images [aad_ais_gz_modis_slope_break]
Grounding Zone of the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica defined by break of surface slope as determined through interpretation of MODIS images. It defines the landward edge of the grounding zone and ...


47. Ice Radar Data collected 2002 - Priority Flights [ICE_RADAR_DATA_PRIORITY]
The data contains ASCII lat/long records extracted from the binary data. The binary data are ice radar soundings at 150 MHz from Aircraft flown at about 100 knots. This covers ...


48. Ice Radar Data collected 2002 Amery Ice Shelf [ICE_RADAR_DATA_AMERY]
This data contains ASCII lat/long records extracted from the binary data. The binary data are ice radar soundings at 150 MHz from Aircraft flown at about 100 knots. This ...


49. Ice Radar Data collected 2002 Gillock Island [ICE_RADAR_DATA_GILLOCK]
This data contains ASCII lat/long records extracted from the binary data. The binary data are ice radar soundings at 150 MHz from Aircraft flown at about 100 knots. This covers the area around Gillock ...


50. Mass balance of the Totten basin in East Antarctica: Estimation and calibration from ground, air and space-based observations (TOT-Cal) [AAS_3121]
Linked to this record are a report providing further details about the project, as well as the data from the project. Public Summary Regions of Antarctica are undergoing significant change in response ...


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