Title Scientific activity [Actividad científica]
Author Espinoza, J.R.
Source Chilean Antarctic; present and future [Antártica Chilena; presente y futuro]. Revista de Marina, 125(907), p.540-548. Publisher: Armada de Chile, Valparaiso, Chile. ISSN: 0034-8511
Publication Date 2008
Notes In Spanish GeoRef Acc. No: 309779
Index Terms Antarctica; Chile; climate change; education; government agencies; Instituto Antartico Chileno; international cooperation; programs; research; safety; South America
Abstract Evaluates contribution of Chilean scientific activities to Antarctic research, with particular reference to current involvement in international research programs on climate change and psychrophillic bacteria. Discusses recent increase in funding for Chilean Antarctic research, and greater participation in search and rescue coordination; educational and outreach opportunities; and organization of Instituto Antartico Chileno (INACH) Air Force. (mod. journ. abst.)
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 91372