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Atmosphere and Climate
Birds
Conservation and Human Impact
Geography
Geology
Glaciology
History, Exploration, and History of Science
Marine Biology
Marine Mammals
Oceanography
Research Programs, International Organizations, ATS
Sea Ice
Solar-Terrestrial Physics and Astronomy
Technology and Transport
Terrestrial Biology and Limnology



Atmosphere and Climate

Atmospheric Boundary Layer
Climate
Climate Change
Climate Modeling
Climate Oscillations
Clouds
Earth System, Antarctica as Part of
Meteorological Observing
Ozone and the Polar Strastophere
Paleoclimatology
Polar Lows and Mesoscale Weather Systems
Polar Mesosphere
Precipitation
Synoptic-Scale Weather Systems, Fronts and Jets
Teleconnections
Temperature
Weather Forecasting
Wind

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Birds

Adélie Penguin
Albatrosses: Overview
Amsterdam Albatross
Antarctic Important Bird Areas
Antarctic Petrel
Antarctic Prion
Antarctic Tern
Arctic Tern
Birds: Diving Physiology
Birds: Specially Protected Species
Black-Browed Albatross
Cape Petrel
Chilean Skua
Chinstrap Penguin
Cormorants
Crested Penguins
Emperor Penguin
Gentoo Penguin
Grey-Headed Albatross
Introduced Species
Kelp Gull
Kerguelen Tern
King Penguin
Light-Mantled Sooty Albatross
Macaroni Penguin
Northern Giant Petrel
Penguins: Overview
Petrels: Pterodroma and Procellaria
Royal Albatross
Seabird Conservation
Seabird Populations and Trends
Seabirds at Sea
Shearwaters, Short-Tailed and Sooty
Sheathbills
Skuas: Overview
Snow Petrel
Sooty Albatross
South Polar Skua
Southern Fulmar
Southern Giant Petrel
Subantarctic Skua
Terns: Overview
Terrestrial Birds
Wandering Albatross
Wilson's Storm Petrel
Yellow-Nosed Albatross

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Conservation and Human Impact

Adventurers, Modern
Antarctic Accounts and Bibliographic Materials
Art, Antarctic
Books, Antarctic
Carbon Cycle
Cartography and Charting
Conservation
Diseases, Wildlife
Dry Valleys
Fiction and Poetry
Film
Fisheries and Management
Geopolitics of the Antarctic
Marine Trophic Level Interactions
Music, Antarctic
Philately
Pollution
Tourism

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Geography

Amsterdam Island (Ile Amsterdam)
Antarctic Peninsula
Antarctic: Definitions and Boundaries
Auckland Islands
Balleny Islands
Bouvetøya
Campbell Islands
Crozet Islands (Iles Crozet)
Deception Island
Gough Island
Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Kerguelen Islands (Iles Kerguelen)
King George Island
Macquarie Island
Mount Erebus
Oases
Peter I Øy
Place-names
Prince Edward Islands
Ross Island
South Georgia
South Orkney Islands
South Pole
South Sandwich Islands
South Shetland Islands
Southern Ocean
St. Paul Island (Ile Saint Paul)

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Geology

Antarctic Peninsula, Geology of
Beacon Supergroup
Bransfield Strait and South Shetland Islands, Geology of
Coal, Oil, and Gas
Drake Passage, Opening of
East Antarctic Shield
Ferrar Supergroup
Fossils, Invertebrate
Fossils, Plant
Fossils, Vertebrate
Geological Evolution and Structure of Antarctica
Gondwana
Islands of the Scotia Ridge, Geology of
Marie Byrd Land, Geology of
McMurdo Volcanic Group
Meteorites
Mineralization
Neotectonics
Plate Tectonics
Rodinia
Shackleton Range
Sub-Antarctic Islands, Geology of
Transantarctic Mountains, Geology of
Victoria Land, Geology of
Volcanoes
Weddell Sea Region, Plate Tectonic Evolution of
West Antarctic Rift System

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Glaciology

Air Hydrates in Ice
Air-Borne Ice
Antarctic Ice Sheet: Definitions and Description
Antarctic Peninsula, Glaciology of
Atmospheric Gas Concentrations From Air Bubbles
CryoSat
Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf
Firn Compaction
Glacial Geology
Glaciers and Ice Streams
Ice Ages
Ice Chemistry
Ice Core Analysis and Dating Techniques
Ice Crystal Size and Orientation
Ice Sheet Mass Balance
Ice Sheet Modeling
Ice Shelves
Ice-Atmosphere Interaction and Near-Surface Processes
Ice-Rock Interface
ICESat
Isotopes in Ice
Lake Ellsworth
Lake Vostok
Lambert Glacier / Amery Ice Shelf
Larsen Ice Shelf
Mega-Dunes
Pollution Level Detection from Antarctic Snow and Ice
Ross Ice Shelf
Snow Biogenic Processes
Snow Chemistry
Snow Post-Depositional Processes
Sub-Glacial Lakes
Surface Energy Balance
Surface Features
Surface Mass Balance
Thwaites and Pine Island Glacier Basins
Volcanic Events

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History, Exploration, and History of Science

Amundsen, Roald
Australasian Antarctic Expedition (1911-14)
Belgian Antarctic (Belgica) Expedition (1897-99)
Bellingshausen, Fabian von
Biscoe, John
Borchgrevink, Carsten E.
Bouvet, Jean-Baptiste de Lozier
British Antarctic (Erebus and Terror) Expedition (1839-43)
British Antarctic (Nimrod) Expedition (1907-09)
British Antarctic (Southern Cross) Expedition (1898-1900)
British Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition (1910-13)
British Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition, Northern Party
British Graham Land Expedition (1934-37)
British Imperial Expedition (1920-22)
British National Antarctic (Discovery) Expedition (1901-04)
British, Australia, New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) (1929-31)
Bruce, William Speirs
Byrd, Richard E.
Challenger Expedition (1872-76)
Chanticleer Expedition (1828-31)
Charcot, Jean-Baptiste
Christensen Antarctic Expeditions (1927-37)
Christensen, Lars
Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1955-58)
Cook, James
Dallman, Eduard
David, T.W. Edgeworth
Davis, John King
de Gerlache de Gomery, Baron Adrien
Debenham, Frank
Discovery Investigations (1925-51)
Dogs and Sledging
Drygalski, Erich von
Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César
Dundee Whaling Expedition (1892-93)
Ellsworth, Lincoln
Enderby, Messrs
Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition (FIDASE) (1955-57)
Filchner, Wilhelm
Foyn, Svend
French Antarctic (Français) Expedition (1903-05)
French Antarctic (Pourquoi Pas?) Expedition (1908-10)
French Naval (Astrolabe and Zélée) Expedition (1837-40)
Fuchs, Vivian
German South Polar (Deutschland) Expedition (1911-12)
German South Polar (Gauss) Expedition (1901-03)
German South Polar (Schwabenland) Expedition (1938-39)
Hanssen, Helmer
Hillary, Edmund
History of Antarctic Science
Hooker, Joseph Dalton
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-17)
International Geophysical Year
International Polar Years
Japanese (Shirase) Antarctic Expedition (1910-12)
Kerguélen-Trémarec, Yves-Joseph de
Larsen, Carl Anton
Law, Phillip
Markham, Clements
Marr, James
Mawson, Douglas
Nansen, Fridtjof
Neumayer, Georg von
Nordenskjöld, Otto
Norwegian (Fram) Expedition (1910-12)
Norwegian (Tønsberg) Whaling Expedition (1893-95)
Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (1949-52)
Oates, Lawrence Edward Grace
Palmer, Nathaniel
Petermann, August
Photography, History of in the Antarctic
Ponies and Mules
Priestley, Raymond
Riiser-Larsen, Hjalmar
Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (1947-48)
Ross Sea Party, Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-17)
Ross, James Clark
Royal Geographical Society and Antarctic Exploration
Royal Society and Antarctic Exploration and Science
Russian Naval (Vostok and Mirnyy) Expedition (1819-21)
Scott, Robert Falcon
Scottish National Antarctic Expedition (1902-04)
Scurvy
Sealing, History of
Shackleton, Ernest
Shackleton-Rowett Antarctic Expedition (1921-22)
Shirase, Nobu
Siple, Paul
South Shetland Islands, Discovery of
Swedish South Polar Expedition (1901-04)
Swedish South Polar Expedition: Relief Expeditions
United States (Byrd) Antarctic Expedition (1928-30)
United States (Byrd) Antarctic Expedition (1933-35)
United States Antarctic Service Expedition (1939-41)
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-42)
United States Navy Developments Projects (1946-48)
Weddell, James
Whaling, History of
Wild, Frank
Wilkes, Charles
Wilkins, Hubert
Wilson, Edward
Wisting, Oscar
Women in Antarctic Science
Women in Antarctica: From Companions to Professionals
Wordie, James Mann
Worsley, Frank

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Marine Biology

Benthic Communities in the Southern Ocean
Biodiversity, Marine
Biological Invasions
Copepods
Deep Sea
Deep Stone Crabs
Echinoderms
Fish: Overview
Food Web, Marine
Gigantism
Growth
Ice Disturbance and Colonisation
Larvae
Marine Biology: History and Evolution
Marine Debris
Molluscs
Pelagic Communities of the Southern Ocean
Phytoplankton
Polar Front, Marine Biology of
Productivity and Biomass
Reproduction
Seaweeds
Squid
Toothfish
Zooplankton and Krill

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Marine Mammals

Antarctic Fur Seal
Beaked Whales
Blue Whale
Cetaceans, Small: Overview
Crabeater Seal
Diving--Marine Mammals
Fin Whale
Humpback Whale
International Whaling Commission (IWC)
Killer Whale
Leopard Seal
Minke Whale
Ross Seal
Seals: Overview
Sei Whale
Southern Elephant Seal
Southern Right Whale
Sub-Antarctic Fur Seal
Weddell Seal
Whales: Overview

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Oceanography

Amundsen Sea: Oceanography
Antarctic Bottom Water
Antarctic Divergence
Bellingshausen Sea, Oceanography of
Chemical Oceanography of the Southern Ocean
Circumpolar Current, Antarctic
Circumpolar Deep Water
Coastal Ocean Currents
Continental Shelves and Slopes
East Antarctic Continental Margin, Oceanography of
Eddies in the Southern Ocean
Icebergs
Intermediate Water
Ocean Research Platforms and Sampling Equipment
Polar Front
Polynyas and Leads in the Southern Ocean
Ross Sea, Oceanography of
Scotia Sea, Bransfield and Drake Passage, Oceanography of
Sediments and Paleoceanography of the Southern Ocean
Southern Ocean Circulation: Modeling
Southern Ocean: Bathymetry
Southern Ocean: Biogeochemistry
Southern Ocean: Climate Change and Variability
Southern Ocean: Fronts and Frontal Zones
Southern Ocean: Vertical Structure
Surface Waters
Thermohaline and Wind-Driven Circulations in the Southern Ocean
Tides and Waves
Weddell Sea, Oceanography of
Weddell, Ross and Other Polar Gyres

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Research Programs, International Organizations, ATS

Albatross and Petrels, Agreement for the Conservation of
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany
Amundsen-Scott Station
ANARE/ Australian Antarctic Division
ANDEEP Programme
Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC)
Antarctic Treaty System
Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, Russia
Argentina: Antarctic Program
Australia: Antarctic Program
Belgium: Antarctic Program
Brazil: Antarctic Program
British Antarctic Survey
Bulgaria: Antarctic Program
Canada: Antarctic Program
Chile: Antarctic Institute
China: Antarctic Program
Conservation of Antarctic Fauna and Flora: Agreed Measures
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)
Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)
Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Seals (CCAS)
Convention on the Regulation of Antarctic Mineral Resource Activities (CRAMRA)
Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programmes (COMNAP)
Finland: Antarctic Program
France: Antarctic Program
France: Institut Polaire Français Paul-Emile Victor (IPEV) and Terres Australes et Antartiques Françaises (TAAF)
Germany: Antarctic Program
Global Ocean Monitoring Programs in the Southern Ocean
Greenpeace
India: Antarctic Program
International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL)
International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP)
Italy: Antarctic Program
Japan: Antarctic Program
McMurdo Station
National Antarctic Research Programs
National Institute of Polar Research, Japan
Netherlands: Antarctic Program
New Zealand: Antarctic Program
Norway: Antarctic Program
Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, USA
Poland: Antarctic Program
Protected Areas within the Antarctic Treaty Area
Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty
Russia: Antarctic Program
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR)
Scott Polar Research Institute
South Africa: Antarctic Program
South Korea: Antarctic Program
Spain: Antarctic Program
Ukraine: Antarctic Program
United Kingdom: Antarctic Program
United Nations
United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)
United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP)
United States: Antarctic Program
Vostok Station
World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)
World Conservation Union (IUCN)
World Meteorological Organization

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Sea Ice

Marginal Ice Zone
Pack Ice and Fast Ice
Remote Sensing
Sea Ice Microbial Communities and Primary Production
Sea Ice, Weather, and Climate
Sea Ice: Crystal Texture and Microstructure
Sea Ice: Types and Formation

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Solar-Terrestrial Physics and Astronomy

Astronomical Observations from Antarctica
Astronomy, Infrared
Astronomy, Neutrino
Astronomy, Submillimeter
Aurora
Auroral Substorm
Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation
Cosmic Rays
Geomagnetic Field
Geospace, Observing from Antarctica
Ionosphere
Magnetic Storm
Magnetosphere of Earth
Magnetospheric Convection
Plasmasphere
Solar Wind
ULF Pulsations

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Technology and Transport

Aircraft Runways
Archaeology, Historic
Aviation, History of
Base Technology: Architecture and Design
Base Technology: Building Services
Clothing
Field Camps
Health Care and Medicine
Living in a Cold Climate
Operational Environmental Management
RADARSAT Antarctic Mapping Project

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Terrestrial Biology and Limnology

Adaptation and Evolution
Aerobiology
Algae
Algal Mats
Anhydrobiosis
Biodiversity, Terrestrial
Biogeochemistry, Terrestrial
Biogeography
Bioindicators
Climate Change Biology
Cold Hardiness
Colonization
Cryoconite Communities
Cryptoendolithic Communities
Decomposition
Desiccation Tolerance
Dry Valleys, Biology of
Ecosystem Functioning
Ecotoxicology
Exobiology
Flowering Plants
Food Web, Freshwater
Fungi
Gene Flow
Heated Ground
Insects
Lichens
Liverworts
Microbiology
Mosses
Nematodes
Oases, Biology of
Parasitic Insects: Lice and Fleas
Parasitic Insects: Mites and Ticks
Polar Desert
Protozoa
Restoration: Sub-Antarctic Islands
Rotifers
Seasonality
Soils
Springtails
Streams and Lakes
Tardigrades
Vegetation

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