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Recent Media Coverage

PolarTREC is making news around the country! Click the articles below to check out recent news coverage. Visit us in the future to search all PolarTREC media coverage!

Newsroom Archives
Title Date Organization or Publication Related Members Expeditions
Detroit Jewish News: Teacher spends a month at the bottom of the world Detroit Jewish News Kate Miller Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
IceCube End of Season Report: Summer season done, now ready for the long winter IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory Kate Miller, Jim Madsen Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
Stoney Creek teacher returns from polar research experience C&G Newspapers Eric Thuma, Jim Madsen Antarctic Neutron Monitors For Solar Study
Popular Mechanics: An Antarctic Research Station's Living Quarters Are Surprisingly Comfy Popular Mechanics Kate Miller Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
Summertime and the Livin' Is Icy … for PhD Student Eric Wagner Dartmouth Engineer Magazine Steve Kirsche Dynamic Observations of the Microstructural Evolution of Firn
Springs Teacher Heads to the Arctic East Hampton Star Lisa Seff, Carin Ashjian Upwelling and Ecology in the Beaufort Sea
Dwyer to discuss Polar Gigantism in Antarctic Sea Spiders The Islands' Sounder Timothy Dwyer Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
The Community Edge: Stoney Creek High School Teacher Does Polar Research in Antarctica The Community Edge Eric Thuma, Jim Madsen Antarctic Neutron Monitors For Solar Study
University of Michigan Honors Program: @MillerSouthPole: Honors Grad Explains Science from the South Pole University of Michigan LSA Honors College Kate Miller, Jim Madsen Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
How do you study fish in Antarctica? Ask these CPS students, who built a probe Chicago Tribune Paula Dell, Kristin OBrien Biology of Antarctic Fishes, Biology of Antarctic Fishes 2013
WJLA - TV Arlington teacher gives students lesson from the South Pole WJLA - TV (Channel 7) Kate Miller, Jim Madsen Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
It takes guts for a sea spider to pump blood Science News Art Woods, Timothy Dwyer Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
Antarctic Firsts for Women EARTH magazine
NewsCheck: Washington-Lee Teacher Gearing up for South Pole Expedition – Would you like a postcard? Arlington Public Schools: NewsCheck Kate Miller Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
Study with local teacher stationed in Antarctica The Journal of the San Juan Islands Timothy Dwyer, Art Woods Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
Washington-Lee High School Website: Science Teacher, Ms. Miller, Travels to the South Pole for Research Washington-Lee High School Website Kate Miller, Jim Madsen Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
Washington-Lee High School Website: UPDATE/ Science Teacher, Ms. Miller, Begins Research at South Pole Washington-Lee High School Kate Miller, Jim Madsen Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2016
NASA Nears Finish Line of Annual Study of Changing Antarctic Ice NASA Website Maggie Kane Operation IceBridge Antarctica
SSIS teacher hears John Kerry’s climate control speech in Antarctica The Journal of the San Juan Islands Timothy Dwyer, Art Woods Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
Local teacher explores Antarctic glaciers The Journal of the San Juan Islands Timothy Dwyer, Art Woods Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
A Puerto Rican in the South Pole Online Book Armando Caussade Ice Cube Neutrino Observatory 2014
Englewood Resident on Science Adventure Englewood Herald Maggie Kane Operation IceBridge Antarctica
Dispatch from a cold and distant land The Journal of the San Juan Islands Timothy Dwyer, Art Woods Polar Gigantism in Antarctica
Arctic research brings science alive for youngsters USC News Microbial Changes in Arctic Freshwater 2016
LCHS Grad Honored for Work in Education Outlook Newspaper Microbial Changes in Arctic Freshwater 2016