5/1/2012 In April of 2012, a conference in Montreal drew the International Polar Year 2007-2008 to an official close. Click on the headline above to see page with links to archived content. More
4/4/2012 Despite some deficiencies in data accessibility and long-term program coordination, report finds that "[o]n balance, IPY achieved its goals and was an overwhelming success." More
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