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UNEP seeking young writers to contribute to TUNZA magazine

UNEP seeking young writers to contribute to TUNZA magazine

TUNZA magazine, UNEP's magazine for youth, is looking for contributions from young people. THEME: TUNZA World Environment Day 2009 issue: Your planet needs...

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SOI Launches Antarctic University Expedition 2009 Website

SOI Launches Antarctic University Expedition 2009 Website

Between February 12th and February 28th parents, students, educators and polar enthusiasts can visit the Students on Ice Antarctic University Expedition 2009...

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Melting Arctic prompts calls for ‘national park’ on ice

Melting Arctic prompts calls for ‘national park’ on ice

Melting Arctic prompts calls for 'national park' on ice by Brandon Keim Wired February 1, 2009 With arctic sea ice melting like ice cubes in soda, scientists...

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Melting Arctic prompts calls for 'national park' on ice

Melting Arctic prompts calls for 'national park' on ice

Melting Arctic prompts calls for 'national park' on ice by Brandon Keim Wired February 1, 2009 With arctic sea ice melting like ice cubes in soda, scientists...

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Upcoming IPY Events in 2009

Upcoming IPY Events in 2009

Want to get involved with the International Polar Year in 2009? Here are some upcoming IPY activities that you can participate in from the IPY Canada...

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Redfish School of Change – An exciting 6 week feild program

Redfish School of Change – An exciting 6 week feild program

Redfish School of Change IN THE FIELD, FOR THE FUTURE Join us for an extraordinary six weeks in the field as we travel from the mountains of the...

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Students on Ice photos featured in Exhibit at the Biosphere

Students on Ice photos featured in Exhibit at the Biosphere

Photos from Students on Ice expeditions have been featured in an outdoor exhibition at the Biosphère in Montreal. From the Biosphère Website: The...

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Antarctic bases turn to renewables

Antarctic bases turn to renewables

From the Globe & Mail: ALISTER DOYLE Reuters January 20, 2009 at 12:29 PM EST ROTHERA BASE, Antarctica — Renewable energies are gaining a foothold in...

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Antarctica not as chilly as thought

Antarctica not as chilly as thought

From the Globe & Mail: MARTIN MITTELSTAEDT Globe and Mail Update January 21, 2009 at 1:02 PM EST For years, Antarctica has been considered the one part of...

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Watch Geoff's interview on The Hour

Watch Geoff's interview on The Hour

Geoff Green was on CBC's The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos last night discussing Students on Ice. Click here to watch the...

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