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Wanted: Not Dead, But Alive - And Out Cold

September 22 2011
Insects come in a variety of shapes and colors that dazzle our eyes. But there’s one insect that you almost always hear before you see it (if you see it at all), and chances are the sound of it...
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More terrestrial and aquatic observational protocols now available

April 27 2015
Nine new terrestrial and aquatic operations protocols and science designs are now available on the NEON data portal.
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When ecosystem engineers throw a wrench in your gears

November 10 2011
Imagine the scene: a sunny spring day on the plains of eastern Colorado, grasses gently swaying in the breeze, and a clear, gurgling stream winding its way across the landscape. Standing on the...
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Teaming Up to Scale Up: Laying the Groundwork for a NEON-NASA Collaboration

October 05 2011
NEON’s Airborne Observation Platform (AOP) team went to unusual heights in late September, taking only ground-based observations in the first of several planned collaborations with NASA. The team...
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North American Soils Analysis Yields New Research Guidelines and Continental-Scale Patterns

February 05 2014
Just as most of an iceberg stays hidden under the surface of the ocean, many of the most important ecosystem processes happen underfoot. Soil properties, processes and organisms play key roles in...
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Controlling the Firehose: Mapping Data's Route From Field to Browser

August 18 2011
By Sandra Chung In the East Wing of NEON headquarters, a door marked “Data Center” opens to a chilly, white-walled room. Eight tall cabinets with black mesh doors stand in a row across the middle of...
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Blue Ribbon Review Panel Reports on the NEON Observatory Design

March 24 2009
In February 2009, a review team led by Dr. Alan P. Covich completed a rigorous assessment of NEON's science implementation plan and scientific scope. The review was high-level and appraised the...
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NEON releases a higher education video on photosynthesis

October 28 2014
Did you ever wonder how scientists measure photosynthesis? Check out the latest NEON educational video.
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New York Now! features NEON's work at Harvard Forest, MA

August 20 2012
Earlier this month, while most of NEON's science staff was soaking up the science at the Ecological Society of America's Annual Meeting in Portland , our Airborne Observation Platform team was in...
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