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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  14-558) Posted April 22, 2014

GeoPrisms Program
(NSF  14-556) Posted April 10, 2014

EarthScope National Office
(NSF  14-553) Posted April 8, 2014

EarthScope
(NSF  14-552) Posted April 8, 2014

Geomorphology and Land Use Dynamics
(NSF  14-550) Posted April 2, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Sustainability Research Networks Competition
(NSF  14-534) Full Proposal: April 29, 2014

Antarctic Artists and Writers Program
(NSF  13-540) Full Proposal: May 1, 2014

CubeSat-based Science Missions for Geospace and Atmospheric Research
(NSF  14-535) Full Proposal: May 12, 2014

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
(NSF  14-548) Letter of Intent: May 20, 2014, NRT Letter of Intent

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
(NSF  13-542) Full Proposal: May 23, 2014, Deadline for REU Site proposals requiring access to Antarctica. All other REU Site proposals must be submitted to the August REU deadline.

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A scientist examines an ice core in West Antarctica Deep Core Complete: WAIS Divide project finishes 5-year effort
Updated January 19, 2012
A chartered Australian Airbus A319 lands near McMurdo Station on 23 September 2010. USAP begins 2010-2011 antarctic field season
Updated September 30, 2010
Measuring and cutting a WAIS Divide ice core at the National Ice Core Lab near Denver. On the line -- Studying West Antarctic Ice Cores
Updated August 24, 2010
Discoveries See All
researcher working on fossils in a lab Cougars' diverse diet helped species during ice age
New research sheds light on cougars' feeding habits
Released  April 24, 2014

Willow catkin with dew in Yellowstone. Earth Week: Whither Yellowstone's willows and the streams they shade?
Yellowstone's water table dropping below riverbank willow trees
Released  April 22, 2014

Gray trees killed by bark beetles between green trees in Rocky Mountain National Park. Earth Week: Bark beetles change Rocky Mountain stream flows, affect water quality
What happens when millions of dead trees, killed by beetles, no longer need water?
Released  April 21, 2014

title slide showing images of fish, water and trees Earth Day in the future: What will it be like?
Scientists peer into the next decades of environmental change on Planet Earth
Released  April 15, 2014

granite domes and conifer trees in the mountains Granite bedrock and sequoia forests 'communicate' in the Sierra Nevada
Research reveals the coevolution of life and landscapes
Released  April 3, 2014

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April 30, 2014  - May 1, 2014
EHR Advisory Committee Meeting
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May 12, 2014  - May 13, 2014
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program Panel Meeting
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June 23, 2014  - June 24, 2014
NSF Grants Conference - Denver, CO
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