NEWSLETTER OF THE NATIONAL ICE CORE LABORATORY - SCIENCE MANAGEMENT OFFICE
NEWSLETTER OF THE NICL - SCIENCE MANAGEMENT OFFICE
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Past Issues

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Fall 2016 | Volume 10 | Issue 2

  • Dr. Lindsay Powers hired as NICL's Technical Director
  • Ice flow and ice cores in the St. Elias Mountains
  • Ancient ice reveals vital clues about Earth's past climate
  • Leading UMaine researcher perishes in accident in Antarctica
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2016 | Volume 10 | Issue 1

  • Betty Adrian, NICL Technical Director, Retires
  • Princeton researchers go to the end of the Earth for the world's oldest ice
  • Getting to the bottom of SPICECORE: Researchers drill deep into the ie beneath the South Pole to sample Earth's ancient atmosphere
  • $2.3M grant moves ice cores a step closer to UAlberta: Funding will provide for storage, research on Canada's ice core collection
  • Report from the 2nd International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences open science conference
  • Ice Core Young Scientists workshop report
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2015 | Volume 9 | Issue 2

  • Immerse yourself in ice: The U.S. Ice Drilling Program's "School of Ice"
  • International research team drills new Greenland ice core through the Renland ice cap
  • Volcanic eruptions that changed human history
  • New program directors within Division of Polar Programs
  • Empowering educators at the School of Ice: U.S. Ice Drilling Program Office Offers Educators a Close-Up Look at Ice Core Science
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2015 | Volume 9 | Issue 1

  • Digging the Disko: Developing ice core climate records around Disko Bay, west Greenland
  • Cold and SPICE-y
  • Antarctic ice core reveals how sudden climate changes in North Atlantic moved south
  • Going deep: Drilling project to retrieve longest ice core ever from South Pole
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2014 | Volume 8 | Issue 2

  • NICL Long Range Sustainability Plan
  • Development of Intermediate Drill set to produce Antarctic ice cores from 1,500 meters
  • NICL Experience Inspires Path Forward
  • IPICS 2nd Open Science Conference
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2014 | Volume 8 | Issue 1

  • An Update on International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences
  • Getting Dusty in the Name of Science
  • Frozen in time: Three-million-year-old landscape still exists beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet
  • Blown Past: Dust Found in Antarctic Ice Cores Offers Clues to Ancient Climate
  • Young Ice Core Scientists' Network
  • Brian Bencivengo: Farewell & Thanks!
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2013 | Volume 7 | Issue 1

  • The National Ice Core Lab – 2013 and Beyond!
  • Reconstructing Central Alaskan Precipitation Variability and Atmospheric Circulation over the Past Millennium
  • A 2000 Year Record of Atmospheric Aerosols and Gases Collected from the High Arctic
  • South Pole 1500-meter Ice Core Project
  • NSF, U.S. Antarctic Program partners, working to restore Antarctic research season to the maximum extent possible
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 2

  • Getting to the Bottom: NICL Team Processes Deepest Ice from WAIS Divide Project
  • NICL Update — Evaporative Condenser Unit
  • CH2M HILL Polar Services Wins Arctic Contract
  • Replicate Ice Coring System
  • NICL Use and Ice Core Access
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 1

  • Searching for Ancient Air on the Taylor Glacier
  • The Ultimate Classroom: Fieldwork at Allan Hills, Antarctica provides lifetime of learning
  • NICL Update
  • A Story Captured in Ice
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2010 | Volume 5 | Issue 2

  • Ice Core Paleoclimate Records from Combatant Col, British Columbia
  • Subglacial Antarctic Environments: The Other Deep Biosphere
  • On the Line - Researchers spend summer in deep-freeze to slice and dice WAIS Divide ice core
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2010 | Volume 5 | Issue 1

  • PolarTREC Teacher Joins Hunt for Old Ice in Antarctica
  • Eric Cravens: Farewell & Thanks!
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Images Now Available from AGDC
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Drilling for Old Ice
  • NEEM Reaches Eemian and Approaches Bedrock
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2009 | Volume 4 | Issue 2

  • National Science Foundation and U. S. Geological Survey Decision about Future NICL Management
  • International Greenland Ice Coring Effort Sets New Drilling Record in 2009
  • Old Ice: Climate record from last 2.5 million years may sit at the surface of Allan Hills
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2009 | Volume 4 | Issue 1

  • Digging for Ancient Air at South Pole
  • "How Was Antarctica?"
  • New Ice Drilling Agreements for NSF-Funded Research
  • WAIS Divide Season Two A Success
  • NICL Use and Accessing Ice Cores
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2008 | Volume 3 | Issue 2

  • Uncovering Denali
  • International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (ITASE) Synthesis Workshop
  • Girls on Ice: Using "Immersion" to Teach "Fluency" in Science
  • USGS Intends to Continue NICL Operations
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2008 | Volume 3 | Issue 1

  • Polar Ice Coring and IGY 1957-58: An Interview with Dr. Anthony J. "Tony" Gow
  • Greenland Science and Education Week
  • Ice Cores and POLAR-PALOOZA Education and Outreach Tour
  • NEEM Update - Plans for Field Season 2008
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Fall 2007 | Volume 2 | Issue 2

  • Volcanic Events in Greenland Ice Cores
  • Borehole Optical Stratigraphy
  • POLAR-PALOOZA and Ice Core Science
  • WAIS Divide Ice Core Update
  • Recently Funded Projects
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Spring 2007 | Volume 2 | Issue 1

  • International Polar Year 2007-2008
  • West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide (WAIS Divide) Ice Core Project
  • International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS)
  • Greenland NEEM Deep Ice Core
  • U.S. International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (U.S. ITASE)
  • Norwegian/U.S. Scientific Traverse in East Antarctica
  • Recently Funded Projects
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March 2003 | Volume 1 | Issue 1

  • National Ice Core Laboratory (NICL)
  • Ice Core Data Gateway
  • NICL Science Management Office
  • Obtaining Ice Cores from NICL
  • Recently Funded Projects