Arecibo Observatory’s 305-meter telescope suffers collapse December 1, 2020
NSF begins planning for decommissioning of Arecibo Observatory’s 305-meter telescope due to safety concerns November 24, 2020
Geoscientists discover ancestral Puebloans survived on ice melt in New Mexico lava tubes November 24, 2020
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AGS supports research to add new understanding of the behavior of the earth's atmosphere and its interactions with the sun.
EAR supports research on improving understanding of the structure, composition, processes and evolution of the Earth.
OCE supports research and education on all aspects of global oceans and their interactions with the earth and the atmosphere.
OPP supports world-class arctic and antarctic science through grants to researchers across the U.S. and by providing polar facilities and operational support.