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An aerial view of the Toolik Field Station, about 330 miles north of Fairbanks on Alaska's North Slope. The camp is operated by UAF's Institute of Arctic Biology and hosts scientists from around the world for a variety of arctic-based research efforts. (UAF photo by Todd Paris)

See videos and images of what it's like to do science in the Arctic wilderness. 

Located just 200 miles (320 km) south of the Arctic Circle, the Fairbanks campus' unique location is situated favorably for arctic and northern research. 

UAF research is renowned worldwide, notably arctic biology, arctic engineering, geophysics, supercomputing, and Alaska Native studies. 

Last updated: Sep 15, 2017