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PhD candidate Lisa Matthew excites students with parallels between her research methods and video games

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

How video games help teach Arctic climate science

March 12, 2020 — 
More than 150 middle-and-high school learners met with climate researchers on March 5 for Arctic Science Day. Students learned how new knowledge is developed from working in harsh Arctic conditions, and how the learning process can be a lot like playing video games.

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Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

‘Genice’: Genomics and Ice

December 8, 2016 — 
New research project partners teams at Universities of Manitoba and Calgary to study the impact of oil spills in Arctic environments

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Measuring temperature profile of sea ice core. Credit: Alexander Komarov

Research and International

Climate research in the arctic: More stories from the Arctic Science Partnership

July 30, 2014 — 
In the field we stayed in a hunter’s cabin with a great view at the frozen ocean! The experimental site was located on the ice about six kilometres away from the cabin; so, we drove there by a snow mobile.

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The morning after the snow storm - view from Cabin window. Credit: Nariman Firoozy (CEOS)

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

The Arctic Science Partnership: Stories from the field

July 23, 2014 — 
Life in the field is not for everyone. There are certain luxuries that of course you miss; such as showers, clean laundry, dry clothes and your own bed.

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Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

1,000 km north of the Polar Circle: U of M’s Arctic field research

June 13, 2014 — 
"Seals are emerging on the sea ice enjoying the return of the sun."

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Community Stories

Connecting globally: Harnessing the power of three Arctic research centres

June 10, 2014 — 
The Arctic Science Partnership connects the University of Manitoba with scientists in Denmark and Greenland.

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