The Austrian Polar Research Institute (APRI) is a research consortium that promotes and coordinates research and education in the area of polar sciences at the participating organisations.

The APRI involves about 50 scientists in 14 research groups. Read More

Annett Bartsch in Le Monde diplomatique, Edition N° 20 Warmzeit. Klima, Mensch und Erde

Die Klimaforscherin Annett Bartsch spricht in der Le Monde diplomatique Edition N° 20 Warmzeit. Klima, Mensch und Erde im Interview mit Verena Kuschel über die auftauenden Permafrost-Regionen der Welt. Das Interview bildet Teil des Artikels “Das kalte Herz Sibiriens taut auf” von Tony Woods.


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Austria joins The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)

At the SCAR Delegates Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur in August, four new countries became associate members of SCAR, among them Austria. The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) is “an inter-disciplinary committee of the International Council for Science (ICSU). SCAR is charged with initiating, developing and coordinating high quality international scientific research in the Antarctic region (including the Southern Ocean), and on the role of the Antarctic region in the Earth system.”

Read more about Austria becoming an associate member of SCAR here.




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