About the International Polar Foundation
The SciencePoles website provides an overview of polar science and research findings as well as recent and forthcoming developments across a range of scientific disciplines.
It is a key tool for the International Polar Foundation in aiming to bridge the science-society divide.
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14 May 2013 - Interviews
Unique environments buried so deep below the surface of the Antarctic Ice Sheet that sunlight cannot penetrate to them, giving…
09 Apr 2013 - Interviews
An increasing demand for luxury polar bear products is posing a significant risk to polar…
01 Mar 2013 - Interviews
The polar bear is arguably the most iconic animal associated with the Arctic. Its natural…
27 Feb 2013 - Interviews
With summer sea ice extent decreasing in recent years in the Arctic, the polar bear,…
Scientists were baffled by the sudden and significant decline in Arctic fox populations on Russia's Mednyi Island in the North…