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Microbial Habitats below Ice

 
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Ancient mineral shows early Earth climate tough on continents

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Summary: A new analysis of ancient minerals called zircons suggests that a harsh climate may have scoured and possibly even destroyed the surface of the Earth's earliest continents.

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Cassini Solstice Mission

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Summary: Cassini is dedicated to bringing the excitement of space exploration to students of all ages. We offer standards-based classroom materials as well as opportunities for students to interact with scientists and engineers from the Mission. All materials are available free of charge.

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GBASE: GeomicroBiology of Antarctic Subglacial Environments

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Summary: The GBASE project (GeomicroBiology of Antarctic Subglacial Environments) is one of three research components of the WISSARD (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) integrative initiative that is being funded by the Antarctic Integrated System Science Program of the National Science Foundations's Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Division. GBASE will examine distinct, but hydrologically related, subglacial environments using a combination of biogeochemical/ genomic measurement

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LISSARD: Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling

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Summary: The LISSARD project (Lake and Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) is one of three research components of the WISSARD integrative initiative (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) that is being funded by the Antarctic Integrated System Science Program of NSF’s Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Division. LISSARD focuses on the role of active subglacial lakes in determining how fast the West Antarctic ice sheet loses mass to the global ocean and influences global se

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Microbial Habitats Below Ice

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Summary: April 25, 2012, Web Seminar Recorded Archive

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Microbial Habitats Below Ice.ppt

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Summary: April 25, 2012, Web Seminar PowerPoint Presentation

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RAGES: Robotics Access to Grounding-zones for Exploration and Science

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Summary: As one of three components of WISSARD (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling), RAGES (Robotic Access to Grounding-zones for Exploration and Science) research concentrates on the stability of the fast flowing Whillans Ice Stream grounding zone. A grounding zone is an area where the ice, ocean waters and sea floor interact; where the ice is being melted by or is freezing seawater, and where debris below and in the ice and streams flowing under the ice are released and discharge t