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Polar Outreach Catalogue

Science and politics in Antarctica (TASTE-IDEA)
  • Media
The Norwegian-US Antarctic IPY Traverse (TASTE-IDEA) was embraced by the media, especially in Norway, the US and the UK. Politicians were also keen on learning more about the expedition. Hence, it was a means to create awareness about science and climate change. A few years ago, many representatives of the media and politics found geophysics too complicated, and the interest was low. Why did TASTE-IDEA get so much attention?
  • Other
Norwegian Polar Institute
Norway, UK, USA
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Oslo Science Conference

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