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Norwegian IPY-Thorpex
  • General public
  • Students - in general
IPY-Thorpex Norway is a research project on adverse weather in the north. It is one of the major Norwegian contributions to the International Polar Year. The overall objective of the project is to improve the accuracy of high-impact weather forecasts in the Arctic region for the benefit of society, the economy and the environment.
  • Film - feature or documentary
Professor Jn Egill Kristjnsson
Department of geosciences, University of Oslo
Department of geosciences, University of Oslo, Norwegian Meteorological Institute, University of Bergen, Bjerknes Centre for Climate Reserach
February 2007 to June 2011
Yes, all of it
English, Norwegian
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