Title Historical aspects of the International Polar Year [Iz istorii mezhdunarodnogo polyarnogo goda]
Author Andreev, A.O.; Lukal'skaia, M.V.; Frolov, S.V.
Author Affil Andreev, A.O., Rossiiskii Gosudarstvennyy Muzei Arktiki i Antarktiki, Russian Federation. Other: Arkticheskii i Antarkticheskii Nauchno-Issledovatel'skii Institut, Russian Federation
Source Problemy Arktiki i Antarktiki, Vol.75, p.7-17, . Publisher: Gidrometeoizdat, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation. ISSN: 0555- 2648
Publication Date 2007
Notes In Russian with English summary Ant. Acc. No: 85619. CRREL Acc. No: 63002532
Index Terms expeditions; history; international cooperation; polar regions; research projects; Antarctica--Antarctic ice sheet; Arctic region; polar regions; Antarctic ice sheet; Antarctica; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; programs; research
Abstract The paper contains a brief historical overview of carrying out one of the most outstanding scientific projects--the International Polar Year. The characteristics of scientific programs, expeditions and results of every project are presented. Special attention is paid to the contribution of national studies.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 289952