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Latest News and Events

Correcting historic sea surface temperature measurements reveals a simpler pattern of ocean warming

NOC scientists Dr David Berry and Dr Elizabeth Kent have contributed to solving an enduring mystery in climate science – why did different oceans around the world apparently warm and cool at different rates in the early 20th century? Atmospheric... Read More

NOC scientists contribute to UK Environmental Prediction workshop

National Oceanography Centre (NOC) scientists contributed to a recent workshop of the UK Environmental Prediction (UKEP) initiative, held in Reading on 27–28 June. The workshop featured over 50 participants drawn from the Met Office, NERC... Read More

UK elected onto IOC-UNESCO Executive Council

At the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission’s (IOC-UNESCO) 30th Assembly in Paris the UK, represented by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), was elected onto the IOC Executive Council. NOC’s Executive Director Prof Ed Hill (Head of UK... 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.

Media wishing to join a research expedition on a ship should read the Media Activities Aboard NERC Ships Policy and submit the formal request form contained within the document.

 

 

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