News and Announcements
Safety and Occupational Health Manager Position Available
Monday October 07, 2019
This position is assigned to the Office of Polar Environment, Health and Safety (PESH), Office of Polar Programs (OPP), National Science Foundation and is located in Alexandria, Virginia. The deadline to apply for this position is October 15, 2019.
Two Polar "Alumni", Both Women, Serving Aboard the International Space Station
Tuesday October 01, 2019
Jessica Meir, formerly an NSF funded, U.S. Antarctic Program researcher and now a NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration astronaut, joined the crew of the International Space Station (ISS) earlier this week, temporarily increasing the orbiting laboratory's population to nine people, one of whom is fellow astronaut Christina Hammock Koch, who also served in the Antarctic Program and at NSF's Summit Station in Greenland.
USAP Media Relations
If you have inquiries about a news story related to Antarctica, contact the following:
NSF Office of Polar Programs (OPP)
NSF Press Releases
Significant U.S. Science Discoveries from Antarctica
The Antarctic Sun Newspaper
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