Studying Climate Change in Alaska with Microsoft Research

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Studying Climate Change in Alaska with Microsoft Research

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Have you heard about the innovative climate change research underway at Microsoft Research? One of the projects, entitled SEAMONSTER, is a joint effort between researchers at Microsoft and the University of Alaska. Sponsored by a $900,000 grant from NASA, SEAMONSTER aims to develop better tools for monitoring harsh environments while furthering our understanding of what could be a vital piece of the global-warming puzzle—how the world’s polar environments are responding to a warming planet. The project leverages networked geospatial technology and is returning critical data that will help scientists better understand how melting ice will affect marine ecosystems. To learn more, check out “Studying Climate Change With a SEAMONSTER.”

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