Events Archive

Posted: 29 May, 2013
NOC working with business On 16 July 2013 the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (NOC) will be hosting the next in its series of Marine Manufacturer’s ‘Breakfast Club’ meetings. At this Breakfast Club meeting...
Thursday, 2 May, 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
The onion with water Engineering for measurement and sampling of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth, Antarctica: Trials and tribulations – by Dr Matt Mowlem – Antarctic subglacial lakes are thought to be extreme...
Posted: 2 May, 2013
The Steam Tug Challenge. Credit: ADLS Southampton Docks plays host to the Southampton Maritime Festival over the May Bank Holiday! From Sunday 5 to Monday 6 May Southampton Docks will have a vintage twist during the 1940s-themed...
Posted: 2 May, 2013
Lyme Regis Fossil Festival The Lyme Regis Fossil Festival returns! From 3 - 5 May Lyme Regis waterfront will be transformed into an exhibition of geology and fossils, for the ‘Coastal Treasures’ themed Lyme Regis Fossil...
Posted: 19 April, 2013
Thin Ice release The film Thin Ice – The Inside Story of Climate Science was released on Monday 22 April. The launch coincides with Earth Day, a global campaign to raise awareness of environmental issues and...
Thursday, 4 April, 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Basket stars Rigs, robots and deep-sea life: highlights from the SERPENT project – by Dr Dan Jones – This talk will cover the highlights of 10 years of research on oil and gas installations by the...
Saturday, 23 March, 2013 - 10:30 to 15:30
Pleased to eat you! (Ocean & Earth Day 2012) The enormously exciting Ocean and Earth Day takes place at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton this year on 23 March from 10.30 to 16.00 (last entry 15.30), as part of National Science...
Posted: 18 March, 2013
Ocean and Earth Day at NOC Beat the queues! Catch the free bus to Ocean and Earth Day 2013 this Saturday 23 March. With extremely limited on-site parking, there is a free Park & Ride service to shuttle visitors to...
Thursday, 7 March, 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
White shark (© Oliver Jewell, Sharkwatchsa.com) A journey with White Sharks – by Oliver Jewell – This talk will focus around Oliver’s journey as a University of Southampton Undergraduate to a full time researcher and MSc working with...
Posted: 22 February, 2013
Ocean Business at NOC One of Europe’s biggest business-to-business showcases for the marine technology industry opens at the National Oceanography Centre, from Tuesday to Thursday, 9 to 11 April. Ocean Business 13...
Thursday, 7 February, 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Tagging Diary of a fish: How fish tag themselves by Kirsteen MacKenzie Understanding the ecology of fish in our seas is an important goal for both managing the numbers of fish we can catch and for...
Thursday, 10 January, 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Mike Cassidy with volcano Volcano trickery: How to survive an eruption – by Dr Mike Cassidy – This presentation brings together messy experiments, fascinating facts, incredible video clips and even some magic to...
Posted: 17 December, 2012
Setting the Course for UK Operational Oceanography About Operational Oceanography Operational oceanography provides essential marine measurements, analyses, predictions and assessments for improving safety at sea, the efficiency and...
Thursday, 6 December, 2012 - 19:15 to 20:30
Ediacaran Biota fossils The Ediacaran Biota and the development of modern marine ecosystems – by Alex Liu – Life in the modern oceans is abundant and diverse, but it hasn’t always been that way. For almost three...
Posted: 8 November, 2012
Joseph Proudman building, Liverpool 20 November 2012 – The 2012 Proudman Lecture will be given by Prof Reiner Rummel from Technische Universität München, entitled "Gravity from space, the geoid and the ocean" The lecture will be...