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Posted: 31 July 2015
NEMO model Preliminary insights into the potential pathway of the plane wreckage that washed up on Reunion Island yesterday morning, thought to be from the missing MH370 flight, is provided by researchers at...
Posted: 24 July 2015
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has affirmed its decision to proceed to the next stage of a process considering changes in the ownership and governance of the National Oceanography...
Posted: 21 July 2015
Waveglider and Socum glider The final phase of a competition to develop novel Adaptive Autonomous Ocean Sampling Network (AAOSN) management systems for the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is now underway. Two UK consortia...
Posted: 17 July 2015
New glider workshop The National Oceanography Centre’s Marine Autonomous and Robotic Systems (MARS) Innovation Centre reached its completion this week.The £3 million centre, which was part funded through the...
Posted: 6 July 2015
BRIDGES glider 19 partners from across Europe have come together to develop Europe’s first ultra-deep-sea robot glider. This glider will be capable of sampling the ocean autonomously at depths of 5000m, and...
Posted: 3 July 2015
Steve Hall On 24 June at the 28th Session of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) Assembly in Paris, Steve Hall, Head of the NOC’s International and Strategic Partnerships Office, was elected...
Posted: 2 July 2015
Losactis feeding The surprising culinary preferences of an abyssal sea anemone have been unveiled by a team of scientists from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC). New time-lapse photography of the abyssal sea...
Posted: 1 July 2015
Monitoring by divers (credit: Henrik Stahl of SAMS) A significant step has been made for potential Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) deployment, with the publication of the results from the world’s first experiment into the realistic simulation of...