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Curatorial Stewardship of a National Collection of Geological Rock & Sediment Cores from Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
(NSF  16-563) Posted May 6, 2016

Prediction of and Resilience against Extreme Events
(NSF  16-562) Posted May 5, 2016

Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems
(PD  16-7564) Posted April 26, 2016

GeoPRISMS Program
(NSF  16-560) Posted April 25, 2016

Electronics, Photonics and Magnetic Devices
(PD  16-1517) Posted April 24, 2016

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Antarctic Artists and Writers Program
(NSF  16-542) Full Proposal: June 1, 2016

(NSF  12-598) Full Proposal: June 1, 2016

Perception, Action & Cognition
(PD  09-7252) Full Proposal: June 15, 2016, This proposal window is only for workshop and conference proposals, not for research proposals. Proposals for workshops and conferences that will be held less than one year after submission may be returned without review.

Petrology and Geochemistry
(NSF  15-557) Full Proposal: July 8, 2016

(NSF  16-556) Full Proposal: July 8, 2016

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Photo of small patches of tropical dry forest  on hills Natural regeneration of tropical forests helps global climate mitigation and forest restoration
Released May 13, 2016
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One Zika-carrying mosquito, Aedes albopictus, the Asian tiger mosquito, ranges farther north. National Science Foundation awards $1.7 million in rapid response grants to study Zika virus
Released May 11, 2016
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Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone Researchers find that Earth may be home to 1 trillion species
Released May 2, 2016
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crabs and fish on the bottom seafloor Evidence points to widespread loss of ocean oxygen by 2030s
Released April 27, 2016
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