Events Archive

Posted: 20 November 2014
A visitor to Ocean & Earth Day 2014 The oceans are the key to the long-term health of our beautiful blue planet. They continue to surprise and amaze us as we visit this mysterious realm from coast to deep ocean. So little of the...
Thursday 6 November 2014 - 19:15 to 21:30
Shark fishing 6 November 2014 – Francesca Trotman The importance of sharks in our ecosystems Concerns over the impact of shark fishing on the marine ecosystem are now being voiced worldwide. It’s an...
Posted: 23 October 2014
NOC’s robot fleet During half term, 28–30 October, some of the fleet of robots currently exploring the ocean off the coast of the Isles of Scilly will be on display at the Science Museum in London. Running from...
Posted: 3 October 2014
The head of the National Oceanography Centre, Professor Ed Hill, will be one of the keynote speakers at the eighth international EurOCEAN 2014 conference, which will be setting a sea and ocean...
Thursday 2 October 2014 - 19:15 to 21:30
Shipwrecks and submerged worlds – 2 October 2014 2 October 2014 – Peter Campbell Shipwrecks and submerged worlds Maritime archaeology is the study of human engagement with the sea and inland waterways. Archaeology provides information on...
Posted: 19 September 2014
An ice drifter being deployed in the Greenland Sea, March 2000 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, organised by Prof Daniel Feltham (...
Posted: 18 September 2014
Early Career Researcher Workshop 18–21 November 2014 18–21 November 2014 – Early Career Researcher participants workshop on: Marine Science and Technology – promoting UK-Colombian interdisciplinary research collaboration and career opportunities...
Posted: 16 September 2014
Deploying RAPID buoys 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...
Thursday 4 September 2014 - 19:15 to 21:30
A cruise to the Hadal Zone 4 September 2014 – Matteo Ichino Report of a cruise to the Hadal Zone In this talk Matteo will focus on the current understanding of the ecology in Hadal Trenches, mostly focusing on his...
Posted: 19 August 2014
Chemical Sensors Masterclass ‘Next Generation of Chemical Sensors for Cold Environment’ Masterclass – Wednesday 10 September 2014, 10am–4pm – School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol Are you interested in...
Posted: 11 August 2014
Participants at the 8th Coastal Altimetry Workshop The workshop is now underway in Lake Constance, Germany – 23–24 October 2014 This Workshop aims at being once again a lively forum for a community-led review of the science and applications of...
Posted: 11 August 2014
Knowledge Transfer Network Tuesday, 16 September 2014 from 09:30 to 16:00 (BST), National Oceanography Centre, Southampton This event, run by the Knowledge Transfer Network’s Transport team and hosted by the...
Thursday 7 August 2014 - 19:15
Marine Life Talk 7 August 2014 7 August 2014 – Chiara Marieni Rising CO2 levels: effects on marine environment and CCS as a mitigation strategy The anthropogenic CO2 emissions, mainly linked to the burning of fossil...
Posted: 17 July 2014
CORER centre for offshore renewable energy research A free workshop on tidal and wave energy is to be held on 22 July 12:30–17:00 at the University of Liverpool’s Gallery Room at the Foresight Centre on Brownlow Street, L69 3GL. To register,...
Posted: 14 July 2014
Polar bears A leading scientist at the National Oceanography Centre, Dr Sheldon Bacon, gave evidence at a special House of Lords inquiry looking into changes in the Arctic. The House of Lords Select...