Latest McMurdo Station Stories
A National Science Foundation (NSF) supported research team retrieved data from a sensor in Antarctic waters that they hope will provide critical baseline data for the acidification, or chemical changes, in those remote seas.
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NSF partners with international team to gather new information on hidden environments and past climate conditions in Antarctica.
The National Science Foundation (NSF), manager of the U.S. Antarctic Program is accepting written requests from professional journalists to report on scientific research supported by NSF's Office of Polar Programs (OPP).
Geologist John Goodge looks for clues about Antarctica's past in the 2 percent of the continent that is not covered in ice!
Icebreaker will create channel allowing annual refueling and resupply of two U.S. stations in Antarctica.
AURORA, Colo., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) team successfully completed the third major communications upgrade at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, in support of future scientific and environmental satellite missions.
Two men of the private Berserk expedition were flown on a US Air Force transport.
More than a dozen Near Earth Network engineers and support personnel from NASAâ€™s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md, and Wallops Flight Facility in Va, will be packing their bags and spending their holidays far away from their families at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, for the austral summer.
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