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NSF announces new awards for research to better understand Earth’s biodiversity

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:17

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is investing over $18 million in 10 new projects to research processes in nature and their complex interactions with climate, land use and invasive species at local, regional and continental scales. The awards are funded through NSF's Dimensions of Biodiversity program in the agency's environmental biology division.

Despite centuries of discovery, most of our planet's biodiversity remains unknown. The scale of the unknown diversity on Earth is ...
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Navigating the New Arctic (NNA)

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 10:08

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Navigating the New Arctic (NNA)

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 10:08

Contractual employee dies at NSF's Palmer Station, Antarctica

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 15:00

An employee for a subcontractor to the National Science Foundation's Antarctic logistics contractor has died of natural causes at Palmer Station, Antarctica. The death occurred at approximately 11:30 a.m. Chile Summer Time (CLST) on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

The employee's next of kin have been notified. NSF is not releasing any medical or personal information on the deceased.

The U.S. Embassy in Chile has been informed of the situation. Palmer Station is on the Antarctic Peninsula, ...
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NSF announces $78.2 million to support frontiers of cybersecurity, privacy research

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 13:00

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program announces new support for a diverse, ...
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Atmospheric scientists begin field campaign to study extreme thunderstorms in Argentina

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 06:00

Find related stories on NSF's geosciences risk and resilience interest area.

As residents of the U.S. Midwest know, spring in the Great Plains can bring severe weather, including hail, damaging winds, torrential rains and deadly tornadoes with catastrophic impacts.

Similarly, spring in the Pampas, a vast plains region that extends from the foothills of the Andes Mountains in ...
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Partnerships for Innovation (PFI)

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:05

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Scalable Parallelism in the Extreme (SPX)

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:05

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Partnerships for Innovation (PFI)

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:05

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