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1. Cardiovascular Research in Antartica [AADC-00084]
This ANARE Research Note examines the modification of major mutable cardiovascular risk factors in members of the Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition (ANARE), in isolation for a year ...


2. Health, hormonal and stress-related studies on Australian National Antartic Research Expeditions [AADC-00066]
Aspects of the health of two isolated Australian communities at Mawson, Antarctica and at subantarctic Macquarie Island are examined. The social, occupational and physical characteristics of these ...


3. Modification of the type of dietary fat at an Antarctic station: impact on cardiovascular risk factors [AADC-00086]
This dataset is a record of a nutrition project held on Davis station during the year 1989. The abstract of the report is as follows. Many countries have drawn up dietary guidelines for their populations ...


4. Number of medical consultations at Australian Antarctic stations [SOE_medical_consultations]
Information was obtained from the ANARE Health Register. See Metadata record entitled ANARE Health Register. INDICATOR DEFINITION The rates of illness and injury per 1000 person years in all continental ...


5. Station and ship person days [SOE_human_population]
Information was obtained from the ANARE Health Register. See Metadata record entitled ANARE Health Register. INDICATOR DEFINITION Human population in stations and ships expressed in person-days. ...


6. A bibliography of polar medicine related articles [medical_bibliography]
This bibliography contains a list of publications in medical sciences from Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) and the Australian Antarctic Program (AAP) from 1947-2007. The ...


7. A digital repository of voyage, station, flight and traverse reports completed as part of the Australian Antarctic Program (AAP, ANARE). [Reports_AAD]
This repository contains a collection voyage reports, station reports and traverse reports completed as part of the Australian Antarctic Program (AAP), previously known as the Australian National ...


8. Scanned copies of documents and data from Australian, US and NZ Antarctic programs in the 1960's - includes biological, microbiological and medical data [recovered_docs_1960-1969_soucek]
A large number of documents created by Z. Soucek were scanned by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre and saved in pdf format. The documents comprise typed reports and papers, as well as a large ...


9. Does prolonged sun deprivation in Antarctic conditions cause irreversible bone loss? [ASAC_2505]
Vitamin D deficiency is detrimental to the skeleton resulting in accelerated bone loss, and reductions in bone mineral density (BMD). The main source of vitamin D in healthy people is that which they ...


10. Expeditioner and family reintegration: Comparing ship-based and air-based personnel movement [ASAC_2562]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2562 See the link below for public details on this project. This project will: 1. Identify factors that promote psychological adaptation and resilience ...


11. Human interaction with the Antarctic environment [ASAC_13]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 13 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Personnel wintering on the Australian National Antarctic ...


12. Prevalence of viruses and parasites in populations of house mice on Macquarie Island [ASAC_1183]
Little information exists on risks of disease introduced into environments from exotic species. House mice remain prevalent on Macquarie Island, and may interfere with the subantarctic community there ...


13. The phytophenolic complement and phytopharmaceutical potential of snow algae of the Windmill Islands region [ASAC_1099]
Introduction: Snow algae grow under extreme conditions of temperature and high exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. These organisms must have evolved ways to protect their cellular components ...


14. Bathing Water in Ireland Dataset [Ireland_EPA_Water]
This Bathing Water in Ireland dataset holds the compliance status for the designated bathing areas from 1990 - 1996. For each of the parameters specified in the EC Directive 76/160/eec on Quality ...


15. Eastern Health Board Epidemiology and Demography Database for Ireland [Ireland_Health_Database]
This is a database of infectious diseases, vaccine uptake, congenital anomalies, population data sets, social classification, unemployment and medical card details records for Ireland which was compiled ...


16. Eastern Health Board Epidemiology and Demography Vectors for Wicklow, Kildare and Wicklow in Ireland [Ireland_Health_Database_WKW]
This data set contains a vector map with explicit topology of 495 District Electoral Divisions (DEDs) for the counties of Wicklow (83), Kildare (90) and Dublin (322) developed specifically for the ...


17. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Infant Mortality Rates [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_IMR]
The Global Subnational Infant Mortality Rates consists of estimates of infant mortality rates for the year 2000. The infant mortality rate for a region or country is defined as the number of children ...


18. Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition [CIESIN_SEDAC_PMP_GSPCM]
The Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition dataset consists of estimates of the percentage of children with weight-for-age z-scores that are more than two standard deviations below the ...


19. Solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS April 2009 [1a420a9107c10b4611911275ce0c23fd7378f6fe]
This map contains the monthly solar exposure (in KWh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for April 2009. References: 1. Estimation of wind and solar resources in Mali Jake Badger, Famakan ...


20. 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 ...


21. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: The Wellbeing of Nations [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_WELLBEING]
The Wellbeing of Nations portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains a subset of 123 variables assembled from the Wellbeing of Nations, which assesses ...


22. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


23. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


24. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


25. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


26. 3 year daily average solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS August 2008-2011 [c05fa2267e6e03d0e5b9bb6429fdbb974a8194a1]
This map contains the 3 year (2008-2011) daily average solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for August.


27. 3 year daily average solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS December 2008-2011 [28458e44db959dd2b1e920457964665327a333f6]
This map contains the 3 year (2008-2011) daily average solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for December.


28. Solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS June 2011 [8519e4ac8410ea05a03918f07a72141d70e16f64]
This map contains the monthly solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for June 2011.


29. Solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS November 2010 [41a687d080076d644d0ad4352254ed689f4aac3c]
This map contains the monthly solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for November 2010.


30. 3 year daily average solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS January 2008-2011 [c2d1361c3fcbc6c7b60b35791f7bbc45bf8079dc]
This map contains the 3 year (2008-2011) daily average solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for January.


31. 3 year daily average solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS June 2008-2011 [7f60b26b50c98fab019e9351b45ba946c7d04047]
This map contains the 3 year (2008-2011) daily average solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for June.


32. 3 year daily average solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS September 2008-2011 [f1b95e1fcf2df596f19f033fd766fa15b8f3ba5d]
This map contains the 3 year (2008-2011) daily average solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for September.


33. Solar exposure map Mali 3Km GRAS March 2010 [759e15c439f9115d20d36bf938caa5430cd92b9d]
This map contains the monthly solar exposure (in Kmh/m2/day) with a resolution of 3Km for Mali for March 2010.


34. Coal Geology, Land Use, and Human Health in the Peoples Republic of China: Prevalence of Endemic Fluorosis [USGS_OFR01-318_fluorosis]   PARENT DIF
To describe areal extents and rates of endemic flourosis in China. This dataset will be used to provide support for the assessment and analysis of coal quality and potential inventories ...


35. Coal Geology, Land Use, and Human Health in the Peoples Republic of China: Sources of Fluorosis Pollution [USGS_OFR01-318_fl_pollution]   PARENT DIF
To describe areal extents of environmental pollution sources of fluorosis affected areas in China. This dataset will be used to provide support for the assessment and analysis of coal ...


36. Improved Sanitation Coverage - Total Population with Shared Sanitation [geodata_2197]
Access to safe drinking water is estimated by the percentage of the population using improved drinking water sources, as described below. Similarly, access to sanitary means of excreta disposal is ...


37. Population Affected by Water Related Disease [geodata_1949]
The population affected by water related disease is estimated by the number of people having an infectious illness related to the water use.


38. Human Poverty Index for Developing Countries (HPI-1) [geodata_1896]
While the HDI measures average achievement, the HPI-1 measures deprivations in the three basic dimensions of human development captured in the HDI: - A long and healthy life vulnerability to death ...


39. Reported Cholera Cases - Number of Deaths [geodata_1883]
Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe. Approximately ...


40. Concentration of Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) in Rivers, Lakes and Groundwater [geodata_1824]
BOD, Biological Oxygen Demand, gives an indication of the amount of organic matter present in water bodies. A certain amount of BOD is always present in water bodies, usually around 2 mg/l O2, while ...


41. GRADES-IMAGE: Inverse Modelling of Antarctica and Global Eustasy [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00519]
GRADES will investigate the state and stability of the Antarctic ice sheet. The West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) may be unstable because its base lies on rock below sea level. Measurements from satellites ...


42. IPY-460 - Cape Farewell, science, education and culture of climate change [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00489]
In September-October 2007 Cape Farewell is planning two expeditions in the High Arctic. The first expedition is part of Cape Farewell's Education Programme for 2007-2009. Setting off on September ...


43. Reported Malaria Cases - Total Number per 100,000 Population [geodata_1775]
There are over 40 species of anopheline mosquitoes that transmit human malaria, which differ in their transmission potential. The most competent and efficient malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae, occurs ...


44. Diseases of the Respiratory System - Number of Deaths per 100,000 Population [geodata_1761]
Diseases of the Respiratory System: Effects are generally irritation and reduced lung function with increased incidence of respiratory disease, especially in more susceptible members of the population ...


45. Reported Malaria Cases - Total Number [geodata_1772]
There are over 40 species of anopheline mosquitoes that transmit human malaria, which differ in their transmission potential. The most competent and efficient malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae, occurs ...


46. Healthy Life Expectancy (HALE) [geodata_1474]
Healthy life expectancy (HALE) is based on life expectancy (LEX), but includes an adjustment for time spent in poor health. This indicator measures the equivalent number of years in full health that ...


47. Alaska Census Regional Database [alaska_census_regional_database]
1970-2000 decennial census results by 27 census areas conformed to 2000 Census geography. Dataset consists of 611 variables covering demography, employment, education, income, mobility, and housing.


48. Improved Drinking Water Coverage - Total Population [geodata_1034]
Access to safe drinking water is estimated by the percentage of the population using improved drinking water sources, as described below. Similarly, access to sanitary means of excreta disposal is ...


49. Improved Sanitation Coverage - Total Population [geodata_1029]
Access to safe drinking water is estimated by the percentage of the population using improved drinking water sources, as described below. Similarly, access to sanitary means of excreta disposal is ...


50. GIS Coverage for the National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program Retrospective Database for Nutrients in Surface Water: Monitoring Locations [NAWQAHIS]
The retrospective database is a compilation of historical water-quality and ancillary data collected before NAWQA Study Units initiated sampling in 1993. This coverage contains the point locations ...


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