Barren Arctic Landscape of Ellesmere Island (image) National Science Foundation Share Print E-Mail Caption The barren arctic landscape of Ellesmere Island was the site of the scientists' research. Credit C.M. Henderson Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.