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Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankinds future

...It's a window out to the universe and in time," said Kelly Falkner, polar program chief for the U.S. National Science Foundation.For a dozen days in January, in the middle of the chilly Antarctic summer, The Associated Press followed...
Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

...its homeport of Seward. The University of Alaska Fairbanks will operate the ship, but it is owned by the National Science Foundation, and scheduling research cruises is done in conjunction with the University National Oceanographic Laboratory...
Researchers study Southeast Alaska watershed changes

...airborne mercury is being deposited in Alaska, and what does that mean for ecosystems' health?EPSCoR is a National Science Foundation program that stands for "Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research." It aims, in part, to...
Local social and ecological presentation planned

The mission of the National Science Foundation's experimental program to stimulate competitive research (EPSCor) is to help the NSF reach its goal to strengthen research...
Research links the forests of the Kenai Peninsula and Amazon

...and how it affects microclimate conditions near the ground, such as shading and temperature. Funded by the National Science Foundation, our team is interested not only in the changes locally, but if these changes could influence other areas...

...the game to Sitka on Tuesday on the Alaska Marine Highway System.The exhibit was funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation and created in partnership with the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences.The Sitka...
Guess who's coming to dinner at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge?

...dialogue. A collaborative effort between the Kenai Fjords National Park, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, National Science Foundation, and Colorado State University, this survey offers additional "personal" information and suggests some...
KPC dorms a boost for K-Beach economy customers, aside from students. The University of Alaska Anchorage last year received a $20 million National Science Foundation grant that will send 20 to 30 researchers to the campus for up to three days each summer, he said. "In fact...
Space technology finds applications in Alaska

...colony, the wind turbines that were created for the project - which bore out of a partnership between the National Science Foundation, NASA Ames, and the Department of Energy - were eventually tweaked so they could be used in the Arctic...
CH2M Hill signs contract to support Arctic research

...into its third consecutive contract to support National Science Foundation-sponsored research in the Arctic. The new...CH2M Hill holds the primary contract with the National Science Foundation, which supports between 150 and 176 projects...


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