I have explained the background to the scientific projects we are supporting in a number of blog posts and on our website. Now I provid an insight into what ‘doing science’ on the ice actually entails, with the example of sampling… Read More
It was such fun to do this webinar for school kids from different ages and I was truly astonished what well-considered and pertinent questions I was asked. Well done, all of you! There was one question I couldn’t… Read More
Antarctic Quest 21, atmosphere, carbon cycle, carbon pump, climate change, Environment, essential elements, expedition, food web, ice, ice balance, ice loss, isostatic rebound, metals, Microplastics, nutrients, ocean, Ocean Science, pollution, Shackleton, snow, Weddell Sea
Oh no (I hear you say) please, not another new story of contamination and its dreadful consequences! And yet…
abundance, Angela Milne, Antarctic Quest 21, atmosphere, carbon pump, Cat Cameron, climate change, Environment, expedition, food web, limitation, Martin Densham, mitigation, nutrients, ocean, ocean circulation, ocean current, phytoplankton, pollution, primary productivity, regulation, Science, Simon Ussher, Southern Ocean, University of Plymouth, Weddell Sea, zooplankton
At the pre-departure event of the Antarctic Quest 21 expedition, I had the pleasure of explaining the scientific projects to the gathering.