News Archive

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  • UK International Polar Year Workshop

    UK International Polar Year Workshop

    On 25 October, the British Antarctic Survey, the Royal Society and the UK IPY committee organized a workshop to spearhead UK based communication and outreach planning for the International Polar Year. …

  • Belgian Polar Platform

    Belgian Polar Platform

    Early this year BE-POLES launched the "Belgian Polar Platform". This website acts as a major step towards improved coordination within the Belgian Polar Science Community and serves as a communication …

  • BE-POLES 2006 in its final phase

    BE-POLES 2006 in its final phase

    BE-POLES is running into its final phase. This project, which brings polar scientists together, has proved to be successful, judging by 2006's many activities. The International Polar Foundation was actively …

  • Arctic Climate Change (ACIA report summary)

    Arctic Climate Change (ACIA report summary)

    The International Polar Foundation, through its SciencePoles website, has collaborated with GreenFacts to a summary of the landmark ACIA report commissioned by the Arctic Council and the International Arctic Science …

  • Stellar Axis: Art in Antarctica

    Stellar Axis: Art in Antarctica

    Jean de Pomereu, Managing Director of the IPF-UK and photographer, has been commissioned to photograph a unique and spectacular land-art project set to take place near the U.S. Mc …

  • Johan Berte goes on-site for logistic equipement

    Johan Berte goes on-site for logistic equipement

    Building a station in Antarctica requires solid logistics and equipment trusty enough to be able to work in such a harsh environment. In order to inspect the equipment before delivery  …