Would YOU like to participate?

During the International Polar Year 2007/08, more than 50,000 scientists will study a diverse range of subjects related to the polar regions. Integration of the general public and the young generation represents an important aspect of the research projects.


International Polar Day

Quarterly IPY Days focus on a particular aspect of polar research. These days will include press releases, background information, access to experts, links to images and video, educational and community activities, and connection to researchers in the field.

More information about the International Polar Day...

Are you a journalist interested in reporting on the Polar Year?

You are a teacher intending to cover polar and climate research in your class room?

You are a student looking for more information about specific subjects related to polar regions?

Does your work as an artist or writer associate you with polar research?

Möchten Sie sich über die verschiedenen Forschungsprojekte informieren?


Numerous events will take place within the context of the Polar Year.