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GI Summer Tours

UAF Geophysical Institute Summer Tours

When: Wednesday, 1:00 pm, June--August

Where: Lobby of the Elvey Building, on West Ridge on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus

What: Free, guided walking tour of the UAF Geophysical Institute, a world-renowned research center for the study of earth sciences and space physics. Areas of research include the Earth's geospace environment; volcanology; snow, ice, and permafrost; remote sensing; tectonics; atmospheric sciences; and seismology. The GI is home to the Alaska Satellite Facility, the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration, the Poker Flat Research Range, and other major research facilities.