Portal Home
Thumbnail Icon Science Keywords > PALEOCLIMATE



Refine by Category
 
Refine by Full Text

 

670 Titles Match Your Query
Showing 1 through 50 of 670 Next
1. Development of the Rapid Access Ice Drill: Phase 1 Design [RAID_Phase_1]
We completed a detailed engineering design for a new mobile drilling platform for future use on the ice sheets of Antarctica. Based on a competitive bidding process, a search for an engineering design ...


2. Iron, manganese and aluminium in East Antarctic snow and ice cores [trace_metals]
Iron, manganese and aluminium concentrations have been determined in modern and ancient East Antarctic snow from sea-ice and continental sites. Modern snow samples were collected from sites in Prydz ...


3. Noble Gases in the WAIS Divide Ice Core as Indicators of Local and Mean-ocean Temperature [severinghaus_0944343]
This award supports a project to develop both a record of past local temperature change at the WAIS Divide site, and past mean ocean temperature using solubility effects on atmospheric krypton and ...


4. 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 ...


5. Cosmogenic dating [RSES_PCM]
The data set consists of cosmogenic exposure ages for samples collected by Research School of Earth Sciences in the Prince Charles Mountains and vicinity. Thus far work has been carried out in the ...


6. Derivation of an age scale for the Law Dome core - ice cores taken between 1987 and 1993 [DSS_age_scale]   PARENT DIF
Records of methane, and oxygen isotopes (ice and air) for Law Dome DSS (Dome Summit South) core through the last deglaciation (9000-19000 before present). Data are obtained from the entire DSS core, ...


7. 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, ...


8. SCAR Spatial Data Model and Feature Catalogue [DB_Feature_Catalogue]
The SCAR Spatial Data Model has been developed for Geoscience Standing Scientific Group (GSSG). It was presented to XXVII SCAR, 15-26 July 2002, in Shanghai, China. The Spatial Data Model is one ...


9. Sample Tracking Database (STD) [DB_STD]
The Sample Tracking Database (STD) was created to track samples from field work to various stages of shipping and storage through to analysis and possible disposal or destruction. The Sample Tracking ...


10. 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, ...


11. An assessment of some uncertainties in using ice core S180 data to deduce past temperatures [ASAC_987]
This project has no actual data to archive, but several pdf copies of publications produced from this work are available for download to AAD staff only from the provided URL. Taken from the abstracts ...


12. Coring Analyses of Cores from Near Shore Sites in the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_310]
The sedimentological, chemical and isotopic characteristics of sediment cores from three slightly saline to hypersaline lakes (Highway, Ace and Organic Lakes) and two marine inlets (Ellis Fjord and ...


13. Environmental History of Small Lake Catchments in the Larsemann Hills, Antarctica [ASAC_31]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 31 See the link below for public details on this project. Ammoelphidiella antractica Conato and Segre occours in thin unconsolidated ...


14. ICECAP - Casey/Aurora Basin Component [ASAC_3103]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 2936. Public The ICECAP Project will conduct a major airborne survey in East Antarctica. The survey will employ multi-frequency ice penetrating radar, ...


15. Ice coring 2008-2009 (Law Dome W10k, Mill Island PICO, Totten PICOs) [ASAC_3025]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 3025. Public An ice core drilling expedition is proposed for Aurora Basin, between Law Dome and Dome C. This will provide a climate record in excess ...


16. Lead isotopes in snow and ice as an indicator of past changes to the Antarctic environment [ASAC_966]
From the abstracts of the referenced papers: Techniques for Pb measurements have reached the stage where Antarctic ice with sub-picogram per gram concentrations can be reliably analysed for isotopic ...


17. Ocean Drilling Program: Prydz Bay - Clasts of the Cenozoic Glacial Deposits, Glacial Ice Derivation and Hidden East Antarctic Geology [ASAC_258]
This data were collected as part of the Ocean Drilling Program. All data were collected on Leg 119. The cruise for Leg 119 began at Port Louis Harbor, Mauritius, and finished at the Port of Fremantle, ...


18. Palaeoclimate Analysis of Sediment Cores from the Fjords and Lakes of the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_784]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: The relationship between surface sediment diatom assemblages and measured limnological variables in 33 coastal Antarctic lakes was examined by ...


19. Stability, Glaciological and Depositional Conditions of Continental Ice Sheet Edge at Vestfold Hills [ASAC_275]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 275 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: The East Antarctica ice ...


20. The Biostratigraphy of Middle and Late Cambrian Faunas of Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica [ASAC_143]
Most of the material refers to northern Victoria Land and was collected over two summer seasons (1974-75 with NZARP and in 1981-82 as part of the International North Victoria Land Expedition which ...


21. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2000-01 - AM02 seawater and sediment samples, plus AWS data [ASAC_1164_AM02_Other]   PARENT DIF
AM02 borehole drilled December 2000. Several Niskin water bottle samples collected in ocean cavity. 1.44 m sediment core collected from seafloor at 780 m below sea level. Ongoing Automatic Weather ...


22. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM01 sampling (seafloor sediment, ice cores, seawater) and Automatic Weather Station data [ASAC_1164_AM01_Other]
AM01 borehole drilled January 2002. Samples collected during drilling and scientific sampling phases of work. AWS continuing to operate.


23. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2003-04 - AM01b sampling (seafloor sediment, ice cores, seawater) and Automatic Weather Station data [ASAC_1164_AM01b_Other]   PARENT DIF
AM01b borehole site Samples collected during drilling and scientific sampling phases of work. AWS continuing to operate (not a new station, but ongoing AM01 station).


24. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM03 [ASAC_1164_AM03]   CHILD DIFs
Amery Ice Shelf AM03 borehole drilled mid-December 2005. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


25. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM03 - video footage [ASAC_1164_AM03_video]   PARENT DIF
Amery Ice Shelf AM03 borehole drilled mid-December 2005. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


26. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM04 [ASAC_1164_AM04]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Amery Ice Shelf AM04 borehole drilled mid-January 2006. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


27. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM04 - video footage [ASAC_1164_AM04_video]   PARENT DIF
Amery Ice Shelf AM04 borehole drilled mid-January 2006. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


28. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2009-11 - AM05 [ASAC_1164_AM05]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Amery Ice Shelf AM05 borehole drilled mid-December 2009. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


29. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2010-11 - AM06 [ASAC_1164_AM06]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Amery Ice Shelf AM06 borehole drilled early January 2010. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. ...


30. An environmental record of lead isotopes over four centuries at Law Dome, Antarctica [ASAC_1092]
Antarctic ice provides an archive of Earths atmospheric composition over time. It therefore records evidence of human impact on the atmosphere. Lead is a toxic element, whose isotopic fingerprint ...


31. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...


32. Biogenic sediment history from diatom remains in cores along Wilkes Land [ASAC_1216]
Preliminary data set contains details of cores processed (eg. sample name/interval, dry weights, reactions, notes) and the methodology used. The future data set will document diatoms observed and ...


33. Fieldwork and sampling at Loewe Massif-Amery Oasis [ASAC_1071_Loewe]
At Loewe Massif and Amery Oasis, samples were taken; --> for sediment analysis (XRF geochemistry and grain size) --> for geochronology (cosmogenic isotope analysis). ...


34. Glacial history of the Framnes Mountains, East Antarctica. [ASAC_1332]
Geological evidence from the Framnes Mountain, East Antarctica, will reveal changes in ice thickness from the Last Glacial Maximum 20,000 years ago to the present. A computer simulation of changes ...


35. ITASE reconnaissance firn core drilling and climate variability studies [ASAC_1236]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1236 The dataset will include snow accumulation time series 1980-2000, with major ion chemistry, stable oxygen isotopes. ---- Public Summary from Project ...


36. Interaction between Carbon and Sulfur Cycles in Antarctic Stratified Lakes and Fjords [ASAC_1166]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- The lakes and fjords of the Vestfold Hills region of Antarctica provide unique ecosystems for studying environmental changes in Antarctica over the past 8000 ...


37. Map of geomorphic features at Beaver Lake-Amery Oasis [ASAC_1071_Geomorphic_Map]
The data include a 1:10,000 scale map of the surfical glacial and periglacial features of the Amery Oasis, East Antarctica. Features currently include: areas covered by exposed bedrock, ...


38. Shallow coring in Wilhelm II Land [ASAC_1109]
Shallow firn core data including oxygen isotope, hydrogen peroxide, electrical conductivity and firn density. Firn core data were collected on two separate trips - hence the two sets of dates. The ...


39. The relationship between climatic/environmental signals from high resolution snow pit studies and meteorological conditions [ASAC_1172]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1172 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The aim of ice core drilling is to extract information ...


40. 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, ...


41. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00993]
The Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) operated the D/V GLOMAR CHALLENGER from 1968-1983, drilling 1,112 holes at 624 sites worldwide. The DSDP was funded by the US National Science Foundation and several ...


42. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G03298]
The Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) operated the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution from 1984-2003 for over 100 cruises worldwide. The ODP was funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation and several ...


43. Bottom Sediment Granulometric Data for the Continental Margins of the Bering, Chukchi, East Siberia, Laptev, and Beaufort Seas [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02893]
These data are part of Roberts, Richard W., University of Washington, Department of Oceanography Special Report No. 70, Bottom Sediment Granulometric Data for the Continental Margins of the Bering, ...


44. Dated Readings For Air Composition And Methane From Law Dome Ice Core [air_methane_lawdome]   PARENT DIF
This work was completed as part of ASAC project 757 (ASAC_757). This file comprises three main records compiled for publication in the following: V. Morgan, M. Delmotte, T. van Ommen, J. Jouzel, ...


45. Deck41 Surficial Seafloor Sediment Description Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02094]
Deck41 is a digital summary of surficial sediment composition for 36,401 seafloor samples worldwide. Data include collecting source, ship, cruise, sample id, latitude/longitude, date of collection, ...


46. Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00028]
The Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS) describes and provides access to sea floor and lakebed rock and sediment samples curated by participating institutional and government ...


47. Law Dome, Dome Summit South ice core accumulation composite series [AAS_757_LDAccu2005]   PARENT DIF
This file comprises three main records compiled for publication in the following: van Ommen, T. D. and V. Morgan (2010). Snowfall increase in coastal East Antarctica ...


48. NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G10163]
The NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys database is a compilation of surficial sediment composition from multiple sources for over 200,000 seafloor sediment samples primarily ...


49. Collaborative Research: Dating and Paleoenvironmental Studies on Ancient Ice in the Dry Valleys, Antarctica [NSF-ANT06-36731]
This project studies ancient ice buried in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica. The ice, which may approach ten million years in age, will be dated using argon and uranium radioisotope techniques. High-risk ...


50. Bathymetry of Lake Huron [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem.284]
Bathymetry of Lake Huron has been compiled as a component of a NOAA project to rescue Great Lakes lake floor geological and geophysical data and make it more accessible. This project is a cooperative ...


Showing 1 through 50 of 670 Next

Link to NASA website
Responsible NASA Official:   Dr. Stephen Wharton
Webmaster:   Monica Holland   ·  Contact GCMD User Support for assistance