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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Critical Techniques, Technologies and Methodologies for Advancing Foundations and Applications of Big Data Sciences and Engineering
(NSF  16-512) Posted November 9, 2015

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (RII Track-2 FEC)
(NSF  16-511) Posted November 5, 2015

Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)
(NSF  16-509) Posted October 28, 2015

Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories
(NSF  16-506) Posted October 14, 2015

Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers Program
(NSF  16-504) Posted October 14, 2015

Upcoming Due Dates See All

(NSF  12-598) Full Proposal: December 2, 2015

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
(NSF  16-503) Letter of Intent: December 9, 2015, Applies to both tracks

Solar, Heliospheric, and INterplanetary Environment
(NSF  15-606) Full Proposal: December 9, 2015

Tribal Colleges and Universities Program
(NSF  14-572) Full Proposal: December 9, 2015, Small Grants for Research

EarthCube: Enterprise Governance
(NSF  15-603) Full Proposal: December 14, 2015, Proposals are expected to be submitted by the target date. Proposers that need additional time for submission must contact the program director prior to the target date and receive an email with permission to submit.

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News See All
The coast of Alaska and the Bering Glacier viewed from the ocean drillship JOIDES Resolution. Climate can grind down mountains faster than they can rebuild
Released November 23, 2015
Press Release
3D image of Nazca slab Stretchy slabs found in the deep Earth
Released November 23, 2015
News From the Field
scientist lowering an instrument in water Low-oxygen 'dead zones' in North Pacific linked to past ocean-warming events
Released November 20, 2015
News From the Field
simulated view of  the lookdown fish Fish skin provides invisibility in open ocean
Released November 19, 2015
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Scientist lowering an instrument in water Low-oxygen 'dead zones' in North Pacific linked to past ocean warming
Released November 18, 2015
Press Release
earth and environment graphic OU-led study links deep-time dust with major impacts on carbon cycling
Released November 17, 2015
News From the Field
orbicella faveolata, also known as boulder coral Fat makes coral fit to cope with climate change
Released November 17, 2015
News From the Field
aquifer Study finds High Plains Aquifer peak use by state, overall usage decline
Released November 16, 2015
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A black surfperch swimming in the vicinity of Santa Cruz Island. A fine kettle of fish?
Long-term data help determine fluctuations in fish populations
Released  November 30, 2015

researcher setting a rat trap Where do rats move in after disasters? This team finds out
Post-Hurricane Katrina research aims to provide communities better data on rodent populations, dangers
Released  November 5, 2015

Salt marshes in Hatches Harbor, Mass. Grass-planting change boosts coastal wetland restoration success
Marsh grasses should be spaced close together, not far apart
Released  November 3, 2015

hoatzin bird in a tree How much did indigenous peoples alter the Amazon forest?
Effects were likely only along major waterways
Released  October 28, 2015

dead trees in a forest Morticulture: Forests of the living dead
Scientists unearth importance of dead wood to forest ecosystems
Released  October 19, 2015

Events Calendar See All

September 10, 2015  - January 21, 2016
ADVANCE IT and IT-Catalyst pre-proposal Technical Assistance Webinars

November 9, 2015  - December 9, 2016
2016 NRT Informational Webinars

December 2, 2015  - December 3, 2015
EHR Advisory Committee Fall 2015 Meeting
Advisory Committee Meeting

December 3, 2015  - December 4, 2015
Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Program Panel

December 4, 2015
EHR Research on Early Childhood Education Open House

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Dynamics Earth: GEO Imperatives and Frontiers, 2015-2020 (A Report of AC-GEO (12/14))
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