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Latest News and Events

Insights into the Arctic source of freshwater in the North Atlantic

New research provides the first clear observational evidence of how salinity is linked between the Arctic and the North Atlantic.   NOC scientist and lead author, Dr Cristian Florindo-Lopez, said “Ocean salinity plays an... Read More

Marine community scopes out zero-carbon future for ocean research

Royal Research Ship James Cook on a snowy mooring in Halifax, Nova Scotia
An ambitious scoping project, led by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), has launched today to investigate how to move towards low or zero-carbon oceanographic research. The aim of the NZOC (Net Zero Oceanographic Capability) project is to... Read More

New digital project to tackle flood hazard

WireWall equipment being tested as waves over top the sea wall
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has today awarded the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) one of seven individual grants that will use cutting-edge digital technology to advance environmental outcomes. Led by Dr Jenny Brown,... 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.

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