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Catch up on the latest news from SOI and our network of alumni and partners. Hear about upcoming events, and meet educators and students from our past and upcoming expeditions.

Norway sounds climate alarm on melting ice

Norway sounds climate alarm on melting ice

From the Globe and Mail: ALISTER DOYLE Reuters April 28, 2009 at 8:38 AM EDT TROMSOE, Norway — A fast melt of ice from the Andes to the Arctic should be...

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Satellite Data Shows Arctic Ice is Thinning

Satellite Data Shows Arctic Ice is Thinning

From NASA Satellites Show Arctic Literally on Thin Ice 04.06.09 Additional imagery and background information for this story can be found here. The latest...

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Students on Ice Expedition featured on CBC The National

Students on Ice Expedition featured on CBC The National

CBC The National reporter Ioanna Roumeliotis did a feature on the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009. Click below...

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Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet

Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet

Discovery Channel's Daily Planet followed the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009 and produced a feature about the...

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Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet

Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet

Discovery Channel's Daily Planet followed the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009 and produced a feature about the...

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Antarctica: A meeting of polar and political minds

Antarctica: A meeting of polar and political minds

Associated Press by Charles J. Hanley, AP Special Correspondent TROLL RESEARCH STATION, Antarctica (AP) - Policymakers met polar explorers on the boundless...

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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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