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Members of the 2014 South Pole winter-over crew carry the flags from the 12 original signatory nations to the Antarctic Treaty inside the station. It All Adds Up
Features / Life on the Ice
Thursday April 10, 2014

Some get excited for Oscar nominee lists. Others scrutinize March Madness brackets like they were financial statements. For the U.S. Antarctic Program, the closest equivalent might be Bill Spindler's annually update list of South Pole winter-over statistics.
The South Pole Traverse makes its way down the Leverett Glacier in December 2013. Delivering the Goods
Features / Operations
Thursday March 20, 2014

The National Science Foundation is seeking nearly $7.3 billion for fiscal year 2015, including $435 million for the Division of Polar Programs. The request includes $18.5 million to support improvements to the U.S. Antarctic Program recommended by a 2010 Blue Ribbon Panel.

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