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Carbon Uptake and Seasonal Traits in Antarctic Remineralisation Depth (CUSTARD) Principal Investigator: Dr Adrian Martin, National Oceanography Centre The…

Processes Influencing Carbon Cycling: Observations of the Lower limb of the Antarctic Overturning (PICCOLO) Principal Investigator: Prof Karen Heywood, University of East Anglia…

Southern OceaN optimal Approach To Assess the carbon state, variability and climatic drivers (SONATA) Principal Investigator: Prof. Corrine Le Quere, University of East Anglia The overriding…

CELOS Constraining the EvoLution of the southern Ocean-carbon Sink (CELOS)The Southern Ocean (SO) plays a key role for climate and climate change. It is the largest oceanic sink…

SARDINESouthern Ocean carbon indices and metrics (SARDINE)This project will provide a new view of the global impact of the Southern Ocean on carbon and climate metrics, drawing upon the current suite…

NEWS

  • Antarctica Week: calling schools and home schoolers!
    From Monday 30th November to Friday 4th December, the Antarctica Week Festival 2020 will give students and the public a unique opportunity to listen to those working on the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration talk about what it’s like to live…
  • Webinar – SO-CHIC: Southern Ocean Carbon and Heat Impact on Climate
    The EPB will host the first in a series of webinars for the project Southern Ocean Carbon and Heat Impact on Climate (SO-CHIC) on 15:00 CEST, Tuesday 7th April 2020. This first webinar, given by project coordinator Jean-Baptiste Sallée from Sorbonne Université, will introduce…
  • CUSTARD research expedition complete, but still more to collect
    Dr Adrian Martin, CUSTARD Principal Scientist, National Oceanography Centre, UK 10/01/2020 At present Discovery is back in Punta Arenas with research expedition DY111 complete. We managed to get an enormous amount done and the data should keep us happy making…

ABOUT ROSES

The Southern Ocean is one of the most important and poorly understood components of the global carbon cycle that profoundly shapes Earth’s climate. It is the primary hot spot for the oceanic sink of anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2), having captured…