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100th anniversary of Amundsen's winning race to South Pole

100th anniversary of Amundsen's winning race to South Pole

Amundsen's winning race to South Pole remembered in 100th anniversary service December 14, 2011 By The Associated Press OSLO, Norway — Polar adventurers,...

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HAPPY ANTARCTICA DAY!

HAPPY ANTARCTICA DAY!

Happy Antarctica Day! The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) and the Scientific Committee...

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Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Not the Time to COP Out: November 29

Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Not the Time to COP Out: November 29

Not the Time to COP Out! Public Lecture Sheila Watt-Cloutier Convocation Hall Mount Allison University November 29, 2011 - 7:00 pm (Atlantic) As former...

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Arctic sea ice loss unprecedented in 1,450 years

Arctic sea ice loss unprecedented in 1,450 years

In September, Germany's University of Bremen reported that sea ice had hit a record low. The U.S. National Snow and Ice Data Center, using different...

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Defining Moments art contest!: November 25

Defining Moments art contest!: November 25

        Un message en Français suit Are you aged 13-30? We would like to invite you to share your creative reflection on Canadian...

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Antarctica Day!: December 1

Antarctica Day!: December 1

ANTARCTICA DAY – DECEMBER 1, 2011 Antarctica Day was inaugurated in 2010 to celebrate the December 1, 1959 signature of the Antarctic Treaty, which was...

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Students on Ice launches Antarctic Youth Expedition 2011 website!

Students on Ice launches Antarctic Youth Expedition 2011 website!

Students on Ice has launched the website for the upcoming SOI Antarctic Youth Expedition 2011! Building on the legacy of the International Polar Year in...

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InBev-Baillet Latour Antarctica Fellowships open to applicants

InBev-Baillet Latour Antarctica Fellowships open to applicants

The InBev-Baillet Latour Fund and the International Polar Foundation (IPF) have announced the opening of the 2011 Call for Proposals for the InBev-Baillet...

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Apply for a $5,000 Toyota Earth Day Scholarship!

Apply for a $5,000 Toyota Earth Day Scholarship!

Earth Day Canada recently launched the 2012 Toyota Earth Day Scholarship Program, providing twenty $5,000 scholarships to graduating high school students...

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WE CANADA SOCIAL MEDIA AMBASSADORS: Positions Available

WE CANADA SOCIAL MEDIA AMBASSADORS: Positions Available

A message from the WE CANADA team... SOCIAL MEDIA AMBASSADORS POSITIONS The Public Engagement Team at We Canada is constantly growing and seeking out...

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