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Tech for Mars colony finds applications in Alaska

...that they'll be in and it would be relevant to our future NASA missions," says Dr. David Bubenheim, a senior research scientist at NASA Ames. "People get to use it and benefit from it, but it's valuable to us just being able to collect...
Arctic winter ice melting at alarming rate

...never occurred before in the past," said NASA senior research scientist Josefino Comiso in a phone interview. "It is...we expected to find," said Mark Serreze, a senior research scientist at the National Snow and Ice Data Center in Boulder...
Biologists fear effect of low ice on walrus

...University of Colorado. "Certainly we look like we're on a death spiral right now," said Mark Serreze, senior research scientist. "Losing that summer sea ice over by 2030, within some of our lifetimes, is a reasonable expectation...
Arctic sea ice levels at record low

...Data Center reported. Sound off on the important issues at "Today is a historic day," said Mark Serreze, a senior research scientist at the center. "This is the least sea ice we've ever seen in the satellite record and we have another month...
Alaska's tough butterfly

...survive in Alaska? The butterflies weren't talking, so after my trip, I spoke to Dr. Kenelm Philip, a senior research scientist at the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He is working on carrying out a survey...
What parents want in sex ed isn't what's taught in schools

...and abortion sanctions premarital sex and encourages sexual activity. That's just not so. Doug Kirby, a senior research scientist at ETR Associates, a California-based nonprofit health education organization, reviewed all the studies...
Ice melt may open Northwest Passage for a second year

...of ice that blocks the preferred northern sea route between Banks and Cornwallis islands, according to NSIDC senior research scientist Mark Serreze. "But we're seeing signs that the ice concentration is dropping there now," Serreze said...


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