RSS - News - International Polar Foundation http://www.polarfoundation.org/ International Polar Foundation: Connecting Polar Science and Society en-uk Fri, 19 Apr 2024 11:44:27 +0200 Fri, 19 Apr 2024 11:44:27 +0200 webmaster@polarfoundation.org (International Polar Foundation) webmaster@polarfoundation.org <![CDATA[IPF Education Coordinator Mieke Sterken Presents at VLA Conference]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_education_coordinator_mieke_sterken_presents_at_vla_conference It was a successful day for education and outreach as teachers gathered to listen to IPF's Education Coordinator Mieke Sterken as she gave a presentation about the geopolitical situation in the polar regions.

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Mon, 25 Mar 2024 17:59:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_education_coordinator_mieke_sterken_presents_at_vla_conference
<![CDATA[IPF Remembers Stephen Cox]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_remembers_stephen_cox The International Polar Foundation was saddened to learn of the recent passing of Stephen Cox CVO, former Executive Director of the Royal Society in London and Trustee of the International Polar Foundation’s UK arm (IPF UK).

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Thu, 21 Mar 2024 10:29:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_remembers_stephen_cox
<![CDATA[Until Next November!]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/until_next_november Yet another successful research season has come to an end at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica.

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Thu, 22 Feb 2024 09:14:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/until_next_november
<![CDATA[Entering the Home Stretch]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/entering_the_home_stretch Last week most of the scientists and several of the crew headed home from the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica, having accomplished their scientific objectives for this season. Only a core crew and one scientist will stay until the end of the season.

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Fri, 16 Feb 2024 18:24:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/entering_the_home_stretch
<![CDATA[A Successful Week of Outreach from Antarctica]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/a_successful_week_of_outreach_from_antarctica Last week IPF staff, scientists, and engineers were very active in outreach activities from Antarctica.

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Mon, 05 Feb 2024 16:25:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/a_successful_week_of_outreach_from_antarctica
<![CDATA[On the Move]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/on_the_move This past week saw a lot of movement and travel across the ice sheet, as many scientists headed out into the field to carry out their research. 

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Sat, 27 Jan 2024 15:58:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/on_the_move
<![CDATA[Live from Antarctica: Discussion with Scientists and Engineers at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/live_from_antarctica_discussion_with_scientists_and_engineers_at_pea Here's your chance to meet and engage with scientists and engineers that are working in Antarctica via a live Zoom event!

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Thu, 25 Jan 2024 08:55:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/live_from_antarctica_discussion_with_scientists_and_engineers_at_pea
<![CDATA[PEA Welcomes Even More Scientists and a Film Crew]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/pea_welcomes_even_more_scientists_and_a_film_crew As the scientists who arrived last week completed their field training and started to head out into the field, additional scientists and a film crew led by Belgian journalist and filmmaker Eric Goens arrived on Friday.

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Sat, 20 Jan 2024 14:18:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/pea_welcomes_even_more_scientists_and_a_film_crew
<![CDATA[Ship Arrives as PEA Welcomes Additional Scientists and Crew]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ship_arrives_as_pea_welcomes_additional_scientists_and_crew
Last weekend the cargo ship finally arrived and the first traverse to bring the containers filled with various equipment and materials to the station took place. There was also a changeover of some scientists and crew at the end of this week.

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Fri, 12 Jan 2024 16:59:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ship_arrives_as_pea_welcomes_additional_scientists_and_crew
<![CDATA[New Year, Same Unwavering Support for Science]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/new_year_same_unwavering_support_for_science Aside from a small New Year’s celebration for those who were at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica (PEA), the scientists and crew have been working hard supporting science projects, managing logistics in prevision of the ship arriving next week, as well as maintaining and improving the station’s infrastructure.

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Sat, 06 Jan 2024 00:08:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/new_year_same_unwavering_support_for_science