RRS James Cook Gears for Whittard Canyon Survey

On August 9, 2015, RRS James Cook will set sail for a five-week expedition in the NE Atlantic, led by NOC scientist ...

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NOC: Barnacles Could Help Determine MH370 Debris Path

The type and size of barnacles on the Malaysian Airways MH370 flight debris could provide clues to the path it took ...

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NOC’s AAOSN Competition Enters Final Stage

The final phase of a competition to develop novel adaptive autonomous ocean sampling network (AAOSN) management ...

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NOC, Partners to Develop New Robot Glider

19 partners from across Europe have come together to develop ultra-deep-sea robot glider, NOC informs. This glider ...

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NOC Offers Free Trials in Ocean Observatories

Small to medium sized enterprises and marine technology research institutions can now apply for access to ocean ...

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NOC to Show Global Ocean Computer Models at OB

The spread of oil spills and marine pollution through the world’s oceans can now be simulated on computer models ...

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UK: Funds Granted for Marine Robots Development

A competition to improve ocean research methods has awarded £250,000 to innovators looking to develop robot ...

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NOC Develops New Seafloor Mapping Method

Researchers at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) have developed a new, automated method for classifying ...

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NOC: Warm and Cold Water Mixing Causes Arctic Sea-Ice Loss

Research led by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), in collaboration with the University of Bangor, have ...

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NOC Gets ‘International Maritime Partner’ Award

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and the University of Southampton have been presented with the ...

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UK: Robot Fleet Completes Pioneering Campaign

The second phase of an ambitious project to gather valuable information on ocean processes and marine life using a ...

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NOC Participates in European Commission’s ...

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is to play a leading role in the largest marine science project that the ...

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Scientists Study Subsea Asphalt Off Angola

More than two thousand mounds of asphalt harbouring a wealth of deep-water creatures have been discovered up to two ...

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NOC Co-Ordinates Marine Robotic Vehicles Survey (UK)

A fleet of seven robotic vehicles were launched into the ocean off southwest England this week, in the most ...

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NOC Studies Sub-Seabed CO2 Reservoirs Impact on Marine Life

This week in Nature Climate Change an international team of leading scientists, including three from NOC, have ...

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REL to Supply Mooring Winch System to NOC

Romica Engineering Ltd (REL) have signed a contract with The UK’s National Oceanography Centre (NOC) to provide a ...

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Top News of the Week of Sep 15 – Sep 21, 2014

1. Subsea 7 Reduces Norwegian Workforce Oil services company Subsea 7 is reportedly reducing its Norwegian ...

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Scientists Find Large Submarine Canyon in Med

A massive underwater canyon has been discovered in the Mediterranean near Italy by an international team of ...

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NOC Takes Part in Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE

A team of scientists and engineers from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is heading to the USA to take part ...

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UK: NOC Announces New SBRI Competition

The latest Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition was launched today at the NOC in Southampton, ...

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Antarctic Sea-Level Rises Rapidly, Study Shows

A new study of satellite data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the ...

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