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Snow on sea ice session – POLAR2018

Dear colleagues, POLAR2018 is a joint event from the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research SCAR and the International Arctic Science Committee
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Snow on sea ice session – POLAR2018

Turkey Hosts COMNAP/SCAR Photo Exhibition

The Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the photographic exhibition “Our Antarctica – Images from the Great White South”, organized
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Turkey Hosts COMNAP/SCAR Photo Exhibition

Graphic: Global warming from 1880 to 2015

Earth’s 2015 surface temperatures were the warmest since modern record keeping began in 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA
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Graphic: Global warming from 1880 to 2015

World’s biggest marine reserve created in Antarctica as Russia drops objections

The creation of a new international marine reserve in the Ross Sea was made possible after Russia dropped objections following
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World’s biggest marine reserve created in Antarctica as Russia drops objections

Scientists develop interactive game on impact of climate change on the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Scientists and games developers have joined forces to help communicate the impact of climate change on the Antarctic Ice Sheet. The
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Scientists develop interactive game on impact of climate change on the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Arctic vs. Antarctic

Because the Arctic and Antarctic are cold, dark, and remote, we often think these two places are nearly the same.
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Arctic vs. Antarctic

Antarctic research base sewage ‘contaminating’ waters, high-tech treatment plant planned

The pristine ocean off Antarctica's coast is being contaminated with raw sewage from research bases and the waste is affecting
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Antarctic research base sewage ‘contaminating’ waters, high-tech treatment plant planned

About the ATCM

The Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting (ATCM) is the primary forum in which the representatives of Parties to the Antarctic Treaty
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About the ATCM

Serap Tilav – First Turkish woman at South Pole

"I am a research scientist here at UD since 2001. I have worked with various detectors at South Pole since
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Serap Tilav – First Turkish woman at South Pole

Turkish scientists head for maiden Antarctica mission

A crew of Turkish academics and researchers set off on a journey to Antarctica on March 29, for the country’s
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Turkish scientists head for maiden Antarctica mission

BAS: Consultation – polar research priorities for Europe

Would you like to take part in an online consultation to share your views about Europe’s research priorities for the Polar
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BAS: Consultation – polar research priorities for Europe

Icebreaker Aurora Australis Runs Aground, U.S. Ski Plane Dispatched

A ski-equipped U.S. airplane will be called in to extract some 30 people from an Antarctic research station after the
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Icebreaker Aurora Australis Runs Aground, U.S. Ski Plane Dispatched

No! 150 000 Adelie penguins did not die overnight!

22 February 2016: Contributed by: Yan Ropert-Coudert, Graham Hosie and Mark Hindell from SCAR’s Life Sciences Scientific Steering Group and
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No! 150 000 Adelie penguins did not die overnight!

APECS holds First World Summit in Sofia, Bulgaria

The Association of Early Polar Career Scientists (APECS) held its first world summit in Sofia, Bulgaria, from June 6-8, 2015.  Sixty-six
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APECS holds First World Summit in Sofia, Bulgaria
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About Us

Learn about the first Turkish scientific polar research center.

Projects&Pubs.

Projects carried out by PolReC, publications of Administrative and Scientific Board members .

PolSTeam

University students’ team (PolSTeam), carry out awarness projects along the science.

APECS Turkey

You can follow Association of Polar Early Career Scientists’ (APECS) activities and APECS Turkey National Commitee.

Expeditions

You can reach informations about national or international expeditions.

Outreach

Projects about reaching to everyone about polar sciences.