Monthly Archives: August 2013

NySMAC 11th Seminar: Second Circular

The next Ny-Alesund Science Managers Committee  (NySMAC) Seminar will take place at the National Research Council, Rome, Italy  from the 9th to 11th of October 2013. Please note, registration will close on the 15th of September 2013. Further information can be found by downloading the Second Circular.

Drones proving useful in polar regions to study the melting of the ice

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have been used by researchers to explore some of the world’s most inaccessible areas across Greenland, Antarctica and the Svalbard archipelago. Read more on this story here. (Source: The Guardian)

European JPI Climate Joint Call for Transnational Collaborative Research Projects

Pre-announcement:  JPI Climate Call for Transnational Collaborative Research projects Please see the JPI climate website for further information: http://www.jpi-climate.eu/joint-actions/calltransnationalcollaborativeresearchprojects Taken from the JPI website: “The Joint Programming Initiative ‘Connecting Climate Knowledge for Europe (JPI Climate)’ – established to tackle the grand societal challenge of Climate Change – aims to facilitate integrated climate knowledge and decision […]