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1. Surface Elevation and Ice Thickness, Western Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica [NSIDC-0119_1]
This data set provides surface elevation and ice thickness data for a portion of the Marie Byrd Land sector of West Antarctica, including the Ford Ranges, the Sulzberger Ice Shelf, much of the Edward ...


2. EAGER: Surface Variability and Spectral Analyses of the Central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica [USAP-1758224_1]
Intellectual Merit: Ice free rock outcrops in the Transantarctic Mountains provide the only accessible windows into the interior of the ice covered Antarctic continent; they are extremely remote ...


3. CLIMAP 18k bp Surface Configuration Data [FE01020]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE). The ...


4. Jones' Surface Temperature Anomaly Dataset from LDEO/IRI Climate Data Library [LDEO_JONES_LDEO/IRI version modified by A. Kaplan]
Hemispheric land surface temperature anomalies from P.D. Jones at University of East Anglia/Climate Research Unit. A. Kaplan at LDEO/IRI modified the Jones temperature data set archived at the National ...


5. Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) Climate Data Library [LDEO]
The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) Climate Data Library contains a wide variety of primarily oceanographic and atmospheric data sets. All of the data is available online and most ...


6. LAKE BONNEY METEOROLOGICAL STATION MEASUREMENTS [LTER_MCM_LB_MET]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological data was collected from various locations throughout Taylor, Wright and Victoria ...


7. LAKE BONNEY METEOROLOGICAL STATION MEASUREMENTS: Soil Temperature [LTER_MCM_LB_MET_SOIL_TEMP]   PARENT DIF
As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological data was collected from various locations throughout Taylor, Wright and Victoria ...


8. LAKE BONNEY SNOWFENCE METEOROLOGICAL STATION MEASUREMENTS [LTER_MCM_BONNEY_SNOWFENCE_MET]   PARENT DIF
[From "http://huey.colorado.edu/LTER/datasets/meteorology/bonney_snow.html"] As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological ...


9. LAKE FRYXELL METEOROLOGICAL STATION MEASUREMENTS: Soil Temperature [LTER_MCM_FRY_MET_SOILTEMP]   PARENT DIF
As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological data was collected from various locations throughout Taylor, Wright and Victoria ...


10. Activation of high-elevation alluvial fans in the Transantarctic Mountains - a proxy for Plio-Pleistocene warmth along East Antarctic ice margins [NSF-ANT10-43554]
The PIs propose to address the question of whether ice surface melting zones developed at high elevations during warm climatic phases in the Transantarctic Mountains. Evidence from sediment cores ...


11. A New Reconstruction of the Last West Antarctic Ice Sheet Deglaciation in the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT10-43485]
This award supports a project to develop a better understanding of the response of the WAIS to climate change. The timing of the last deglaciation of the western Ross Sea will be improved using in ...


12. Airborne Geophysical Data acquired and reduced by The University of Texas Institute for Geophysics, 2000-2001. [SOAR2_UTIG]
This dataset consists of airborne geophysical data collected during 2000/01 by researchers at The University of Texas Institute for Geophysics. Meaurements were made using a laser altimeter, ...


13. Application of Detrital Zircon Isotope Characteristics and Sandstone Analysis of Beacon Strata to the Tectonic Evolution of the Antarctic Sector of Gondwana [NSF-ANT09-44532]
Intellectual Merit: The goal of this project is to address relationships between foreland basins and their tectonic settings by combining detrital zircon isotope characteristics and sedimentological ...


14. Collaborative Proposal: Decades-long Experiment on Wind-Driven Rock Abrasion in the Ice-Free Valleys, Antarctica [USAP-1341712]
Many of the natural processes that modify the landscape inhabited by humans occur over very long timescales, making them difficult to observe. Exceptions include rare catastrophic events such as earthquakes, ...


15. Collaborative Research: EAGER: Processing, Interpretation and Dissemination of the Proof-of-Concept Transient Electromagnetic Survey of the McMurdo Dry Valleys Region - NSF award 1344349 [USAP-1344349]
Intellectual Merit: The MCM-SkyTEM project mapped resistivity in the McMurdo Dry Valleys and at Cape Barne on the Ross Island during the 2011-12 austral season using an airborne transient electromagnetic ...


16. Collaborative Research: Pleistocene East Antarctic Ice Sheet History as Recorded in Sediment Provenance and Chronology of High-elevation TAM Moraines [NSF-ANT09-44475]
Intellectual Merit: The proposed work will investigate changes in the compositional variation of glacial tills over time across two concentric sequences of Pleistocene moraines located adjacent to ...


17. Collaborative Research: THE MCMURDO DRY VALLEYS: A landscape on the Threshold of Change [USAP-1245749]
Collaborative Research: THE MCMURDO DRY VALLEYS: A Landscape on the Threshold of Change is supported by the Antarctic Integrated System Science (AISS) program in the Antarctic Sciences Section of ...


18. Collaborative Research: THE MCMURDO DRY VALLEYS: A landscape on the Threshold of Change - award 1246203 [USAP-1246203]
Collaborative Research: THE MCMURDO DRY VALLEYS: A Landscape on the Threshold of Change is supported by the Antarctic Integrated System Science (AISS) program in the Antarctic Sciences Section of ...


19. Cryptic Hydrology of the McMurdo Dry Valleys: Water Track Contributions to Water and Geochemical Budgets in Taylor Valley, Antarctica [NSF-ANT13-43649]
The PIs propose to quantify the hillslope water, solute, and carbon budgets for Taylor Valley in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, using water tracks to investigate near-surface geological processes and challenge ...


20. Insights into the Burial, Tectonic, and Hydrologic History of the Cenozoic Succession in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica through Analysis of Diagenetic Phases [USAP-1341390]
Intellectual Merit: This project will use sediment cores from the Victoria Land Basin (VLB), Antarctica, to study secondary (diagenetic) carbonate minerals, as indicators of the basin's fluid-flow ...


21. Laboratory Study of Stick-Slip Behavior and Deformation Mechanics of Subglacial Till [NSF-ANT05-38195]
This award supports a project to conduct laboratory experiments and numerical modeling to determine the constitutive properties of subglacial till under dynamic stressing and to test the hypothesis ...


22. Landform Evolution in the Dry Valleys and its implications for Miocene-Pliocene Climate Change in Antarctica [NSF-ANT07-39452]
This project seeks to answer a simple question: how old are potholes and related geomorphic features found in the uplands of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica? Some research suggests that they are ...


23. Limits and Drivers of Metazoan Distributions in the Transantarctic Mountains [NSF-ANT08-40705]
Ice sheet models of the Last Glacial Maximum, and previous glaciation events in the Miocene, suggest that current low altitude, ice-free surfaces in Antarctica were completely covered with ice. If ...


24. Limits and Drivers of Metazoan Distributions in the Transantarctic Mountains - NSF-ANT08-40979 [NSF-ANT08-40979]
Ice sheet models of the Last Glacial Maximum, and previous glaciation events in the Miocene, suggest that current low altitude, ice-free surfaces in Antarctica were completely covered with ice. If ...


25. Orbital Spectral Mapping of Surface Compositions in the Antarctic Dry Valleys [NSF-ANT07-39702]
This project uses Aster and Hyperion remote sensing data combined with field observations and laboratory analysis to map soils in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica. The goal is to use mineral ...


26. Periglacial Landscape Evolution in Antarctic Lava Flows and Glacial Tills [NSF-ANT06-36629]
This project uses cosmogenic nuclide dating and LIDAR studies of surface roughness to understand weathering and landscape evolution in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica. The work focuses on two processes: ...


27. Radiocarbon data from the Northern Scott Coast [NScott_Coast_Radiocarbon]
This set includes radiocarbon data and elevations from raised beaches along the Scott Coast.


28. Roles for Dehydration and Photoperiodism in Preparing an Antarctic Insect for the Polar Night [NSF-ANT08-37559]
Polar terrestrial environments are often described as deserts, where water availability is a critical factor limiting the distribution of terrestrial organisms. In such environments, tolerance of ...


29. The Permian-Triassic Transition in Antarctica: Evaluating the Rates and Variability of Carbon Isotope Fluctuations in Terrestrial Organic Matter [NSF-ANT10-39365]
This project studies the Permian-Triassic extinction event as recorded in sedimentary rocks from the Transantarctic Mountains of Antarctica. Two hundred and fifty million years ago most life on Earth ...


30. 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 ...


31. Basement Sill, Antarctica: Constraints from its PGE Abundance Patterns and Isotopic Compositions on Magma Source Characteristics and Crystallization Processes [mukasa_0603729]
The Basement Sill in the Dry Valleys of southern McMurdo Sound and the Dufek layered mafic intrusion in the Pensacola Mts. are part of the Ferrar large igneous province (FLIP), emplaced in a Paleozoic ...


32. McMurdo Dry Valleys Ground Penetrating Radar and Surficial Geology [mlp_MDV_GPR]
The data are ground-penetrating radar profiles across a variety of transects in the McMurdo Dry Valleys. The data were collected at 400, 100, and 50 Mhz. The software used to process ...


33. Australian Cold Front Research Project III (CFRP III) Model Forcing and Data for the GEWEX Cloud System Study Data Integration for Model Evaluation (GCSS-DIME) [GISS_GCSS-DIME_CFRP3]
The Australian Cold Front Research Project (CFRP) Phase III case study focused on a cool change passage that took place over the south coast of Australia (approximate area ...


34. ANtarctic geological DRILLing (ANDRILL) drilling rig [ANDRILL_drilling_rig]
Development of a new capability for recovery of stratigraphic and rock samples from Antarctica. The ANDRILL (ANtarctic geological DRILLing) Program has a new drilling rig and system to ...


35. Landscape Evolution in Transantarctic Mountains [TAM_Geomorph]
The main objective in geomorphology is to understand how the landscapes evolve over time. This sets the limits and constraints to much of other geological research and is central in deciphering the ...


36. University NAVSTAR Consortium Resources, GPS Data via WWW [UNAVCO_WWW]
The University NAVSTAR Consortium (UNAVCO) is a national organization which provides resources for the collection and archive of Global Positioning System (GPS) data. A catalog of the data collected ...


37. Subsidence, Tilting, Sedimentation, and Oligocene-middle Miocene paleo-depth of Ross Sea [USAP-1341585_1]
Introduction The Ross Embayment, including Ross Sea, Antarctica, was a high-elevation plateau that has been subsiding since 104 million years ago (Ma) due to crustal stretching and thinning (Luyendyk ...


38. Paleomagnetic and Environmental Magnetic Studies of Cores from Taylor Valley, Antarctica [Verosub-Taylor_Valley]
Data set contains paleomagnetic and environmental magnetic results from u-channel studies of cores from Lake Fryxell and Lake Hoare in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Measurements include ...


39. University of Miami Tiros N/NOAA AVHRR Telemetry Data (Level 0) [MIAMI_AVHRR_0]
Data sets consist of real time satellite data collected and transmitted while the satellite was in radio contact with the receiving station as well as data that had been recorded by the ...


40. Ages and Elevations of Raised Beaches around Maxwell Bay, South Shetland Islands [Maxwell_Bay_Beaches_data]
This data set includes elevations, OSL ages, and one suspect radiocarbon date from several raised beaches around Maxwell Bay in the South Shetland Islands. It also includes some basic textural parameters ...


41. Dynamics of Ice Streams: A Physical Statistical Approach [Cressie_0229292_Circa 1995 Dataset]
Ice streams are believed to play a major role in determining the response of their parent ice sheet to climate change, and in determining global sea level by serving as regulators ...


42. Geochemical data from the Late Cretaceous of Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula [Geochemical_data_Seymour_Island_Antarctic_Peninsula_?]
Geochemical Data from latest Cretaceous and Early Eocene deposits on Seymour Island Antarctic Peninsula. 87Sr/86Sr analysis of bone taken from the skeleton of the Polarornis gregorii, 87Sr/86Sr values ...


43. Hydrologic Margins Research Project, 2004-2008, McMurdo Dry Valleys [B268_hydrol_margins_dvs_proj_1.0]
In this field research project, we investigated the soil hydrology, biogeochemistry, and microbial ecology along hydrologic gradients in soils adjacent to streams and lakes in Wright and Taylor Valleys. ...


44. Molecular and Stable Carbon Isotopic Characterisation of PAH Contaminant at Mc Murdo Station, Anatrctica [ECA025]
In this study were analyzed samples from McMurdo Station for PAH molecular and stable carbon isotopic compositions to discern the origins of contaminants in the area. Total PAH concentrations ranged ...


45. Spatial and Temporal Scales of Human Disturbance - McMurdo Station, Antarctica [BO-318-O_mcmurdo]
This report summarizes the results of a study of the temporal and spatial scales of human disturbance at McMurdo Station, Antarctica. It represents the culmination of a series of international ...


46. Aerogeophysical survey of western Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica [SOAR1999WMB]
An aerogeophysical survey of the western Marie Byrd Land region of Antarctica was flown in Dec. 1998-Jan. 1999, measuring surface and base of ice elevation by radar and strength ...


47. Airborne Geophysical Data acquired by the NSF Support Office for Aerogeophysical Research (SOAR), University of Texas Institute for Geophysics, 1994-2000. [SOAR1_UTIG]
This dataset consists of airborne geophysical data collected between 1994 and 2000 by the National Science Foundation's Support Office for Aerogeophysical Research (SOAR) at the University of Texas ...


48. GPR and GPS Data: Characteristics of Snow Megadunes and their Potential Effects on Ice Core Interpretation [NSIDC-0282_1]
The Antarctic megadune research was conducted during two field seasons, one in November 2002 and the other in December 2003 through January 2004. The megadune field site is located on the East Antarctic ...


49. Subglacial Topography: Airborne Geophysical Survey of the Amundsen Sea Embayment, Antarctica [NSIDC-0292_1]
This data set includes 5 km gridded data from the Airborne Geophysical Survey of the Amundsen Sea Embayment, Antarctica (AGASEA) conducted during the 2004-2005 austral summer. Investigators derived ...


50. Antarctic Peninsula magnetic granulometry [SB2006]
Data consist of magnetic hysteresis parameters, Curie temperatures, Verwey transition temperatures, isotropic points, and susceptibility for western Antarctic Peninsula bed ...


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