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The Blue Whale surfacing
September 01, 2015
An incredibly rare sighting of a Blue Whale in English waters was captured on camera by scientists on-board the RRS James Cook. The huge mammal, twice as long as a double-decker bus, was spotted on 24 August approximately 400 km southwest of...
August 25, 2015
The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has launched robot technology to measure marine wildlife in the Celtic Sea. This is the latest in a series of ambitious marine robotic vehicle trials by the NOC as part of the three-phase Exploring Ocean...
Flood levels
August 25, 2015
The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and the University of Liverpool have developed a new visualisation tool to predict the maximum cost of coastal flooding to communities around estuaries. This method, published in PLOS One, works by combining...
Costa Concordia
August 24, 2015
3 September 2015 – The 'Human' in the Ship – Andrew Clarke In the modern age of technology and innovation how are we considering humans in the shipping industry? In this talk the “Human Element” will be...
C-Enduro at Milford Haven
August 20, 2015
The National Oceanography Centre has today begun the latest in a series of ambitious marine robotic vehicle trials off the UK coast. Working in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), NOC has deployed a submarine glider and an autonomous...

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