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International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958: Drifting Station Alpha Documentary Film, Version 1
Entry ID: G02184_1

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Summary
Abstract: This film documents the activities that occurred on Drifting Station Alpha in the Arctic Ocean during the International Geophysical Year, 1957 to 1958. The film is narrated by project leader, Norbert Untersteiner, and chronicles the life of the team as they built their camp and set up experiments. Station Alpha drifted in an area of the Arctic ocean located 500 km north of Barrow, Alaska USA from April 1957 to November 1958; the film covers this entire time period. The file is available for download in .mp4 format via FTP.

Purpose: Scientific Research
Related URL
Description: Direct download, with optional registration page.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.0   S: 80.0   E: 180.0   W: 110.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958: Drifting Station Alpha Documentary Film, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: 10.7265/N5MK69TW
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1957-04-01
Stop Date: 1958-11-30
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-07-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16

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