Photo by Astronaut Jeff Williams, NASA Earth Observatory
The Frontier Scientists blog is for travelers, teachers, students, aspiring scientists, and anyone interested in scientific discovery in the Alaskan arctic.
Come here for videos, photos and summaries that put you in the front row for breaking scientific news in the Far North. Research by our team of Alaska-based scientists includes 10,000-year-old archeological finds, photos of active Cook Inlet volcanoes taken from the space station, climate change, Denali Park’s grizzlies, the nexus of Russian and native artistic traditions, and more.
Come along as scientists themselves are startled by the unexpected in field locations so remote researchers are often the first modern visitors to set foot in them.
Contact Liz O’Connell at email@example.com
Comet ISON approaches the Sun - 11/27/2013 4:49 pm
Learning our forests from space– mapping deforestation and regrowth - 11/20/2013 1:37 pm
Against the odds Antarctic sea ice is growing– here's why - 11/14/2013 7:48 pm
Trapped in a cracked snow globe - 11/6/2013 12:49 pm
Proxy data from past climates - 10/31/2013 7:12 am
Sea otters and kelp forests helping you - 10/23/2013 12:37 pm
Be a part of Citizen Science Projects - 10/17/2013 5:19 am
Posted: December 11, 2012 - 9:02 pm
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