McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER News

The latest edition of American Geophysical Union's Earth & Space Science News (EOS) Research Spotlights highlights

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Members of the NOVA team visit with MCM researchers Peter Doran, J

Provo Utah's Daily Herald highlights PolarT

The latest article and accompanying video from The Wall Street Journal features co-PI

Dr. Priscu is MUS Regents Professor and polar ecologist studies the microbial ecology of icy ecosystems on Earth and beyond.

Congratulations to MCM undergraduate and graduating senior Natasha Griffin, who was recently highlighted by Brigham Young University

Join us as MCM collaborator Eric Sokol presents his work on Metacommunity mediated responses to ecosystem disturbance in the next webinar in the LTER Network Communications Office spring synthesis series.

Diana Wall, MCM LTER PI Emeritus, was recently elected into the prestigious National Academy of Sciences in recognition of h

A new article on GlacierHub highlights research by MCM LTER collaborator, Sarah Fortner, on the geochemistry of meltwater of the Canada Glacier in the Taylor Valley of Antarctica.

Results from a multi-decadal study led by MCM LTER researchers at Colorado State University have discovered changes in soil fauna biodiversity as a result of glacial and permafrost ice melt caused by climate change.

A collaborative research team, led by MCM LTER co-PI Byron Adams and funded by the US National Science Foundation, is investigating the Transantarctic Mountains to better understand how land-based ecosystems have resp

The MCM LTER congratulates co-PI Dr. John C. Priscu, who was recently honored as a Sustaining Fellow by the Association of Limnology and Oceanography in the 2017 class of ASLO Fellows.

McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (MCM LTER) Project Statement on Recent Allegations of Harassment by Prominent Antarctic Field Scientist On October 6, 2017, Science reported

A newly published paper by Alia Khan and colleagues compares dissolved black carbon (DBC) concentrations from snow and ice covered ecosystems, including Antarctica.

Dr. Peter Doran's group recently published a study investigating the moat history of Lake Bonney, located in the McMurdo Dry Valleys.

Soil ecologist Diana Wall, best known for her outstanding quarter century of ecological research in the Antarctic McMurdo Dry Valleys, was recently named 2017 Eminent Ecologist by the Ecological Society of America.