Media Centre and Latest News

Media

Fresh off the press: stay up-to-date with our press releases, recent news and upcoming events. If you are a journalist or publisher with an interest in marine, climate or geological sciences, we have scientists covering a diverse range of fields that may be able to help and advise you.

We are very enthusiastic to share our experience and expertise into areas of marine and geological science with you to provide insight and answers as to why out planet behaves the way it does. Before the breaking news hits screens around the world, we could provide the answers you are looking for. We have a range of resources for journalists on offer including articles, fact sheets, an extensive multimedia library and contact details for our press office enabling you to contact experts in your field of interest.

 Contact Us
 Telephone: +44 (0)23 8059 6100
 communications@noc.ac.uk

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Subscribe to our News email bulletin.

 

Latest News and Events

NOC contributes to Declaration on Ocean Observations

Following its 20th Annual Meeting, held in Mindelo, Cabo Verde, in January 2019, the Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO), of which the NOC is a member, has issued the Cabo Verde Declaration on Ocean Observations. In this... Read More

Lessons learnt from the drift analysis of MH370 debris

Research published this week provides insights on the most probable crash site for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight, as well as revealing new strategies for tracking movements of objects at sea. This research was published in the Journal of... Read More

Overseas academic training supports Belize scientists studying the aquatic environment

Two University of Belize scientists have recently completed an intensive two-week programme of training in the UK, to enhance the capability of the University of Belize to study the aquatic environment. This training forms part of the... Read More

Opportunities for media to join scientific expeditions on-board the RRS Discovery and RRS James Cook, as well as shore based deployments of autonomous vehicles, and events, will be posted here.

Media wishing to join a research expedition on a ship should read the Media Activities Aboard NERC Ships Policy and submit the formal request form contained within the document.

4-5 December 2018 - CommOCEAN 2018, St Mary's Stadium, Southampton
The 3rd International Marine Science Communication Conference will be hosted by the NOC in Southampton. Over 250 delegates working within ocean science communication from around the world will meet to discuss activity and build skills.

8 June 2019 - World Oceans Day & NOC Southampton Open Day
Spokespeople will be available at our Liverpool and Southampton sites for World Oceans Day.

A family friendly open day at our Southampton site. On display will be latest scientifc projects including our research into microplastics found in the deep ocean.

 

Interview and Multimedia Requests

Read More