The summer edition of the IASC is available. This Progress edition covers:

  • Indian Research in the Arctic: Collaborative Research on Ny-Ålesund
  • From Carl Weyprecht to the Future Polar Research Institute - A Long History of Austrian Activities in the Arctic
  • Czech Contributions to Polar Science
  • The Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic (SWIPA) project, and

...much, much more

The next edition of the newsletter will be produced jointly with our sister organization, the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR).  This bipolar issue will include a report on the outcomes of the Symposium on Research Urgencies in the Polar Regions http://www.mna.it/english/News/ICSU_symposium/registration.htm and the ICSU General Assembly, the latter which includes a dedicated polar session.

IASC Progress Summer 2011