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An ice drifter being deployed in the Greenland Sea, March 2000
September 19, 2014
Next week there will be two meetings entitled 'Arctic sea ice reduction: the evidence, models, and global impacts', held under the auspices of the Royal Society, organized by Prof Daniel Feltham (U Reading), with Dr Sheldon Bacon (NOC), Dr...
18-21 November 2014
September 18, 2014
18-21 November 2014 – Early Career Researcher participants workshop on: Marine Science and Technology – promoting UK-Colombian interdisciplinary research collaboration and career opportunities Under the British Council Researcher...
Deploying RAPID buoys
September 16, 2014
18-19 September 2014, Church House, Westminster, London. In 2014 RAPID reached 10 years of continuous observations of overturning circulation in the Atlantic Ocean.  The joint UK-US RAPID programme has been making observation of the...
Malta Escarpment
September 16, 2014
A massive underwater canyon has been discovered in the Mediterranean near Italy by an international team of scientists that includes mapping experts from the National Oceanography Centre. The canyon measures almost 1000 square miles (2,500 sq km...
The ANDREX team approach the subantarctic island of South Georgia onboard the RRS James Cook
September 15, 2014
The first study of its kind to quantify the role of the Weddell Gyre in closing the southern limb of the Meridional Overturning Circulation (MOC) has been conducted by an international team led by scientists based at the National Oceanography...

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