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Blog: Fifty shades of white

Fifty shades of white. Elise Droste Alright, alright, alright, I know! It’s been a while since I wrote the last blog… But so much has happened! Where do I start? We finished sampling along the zero meridian transect. Irregular working…

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Blog: “It’s like the Caribbean, but with ice bergs”

“It’s like the Caribbean, but with ice bergs” – Elise Droste 02/01/2019 Happy New Year everyone! May it be filled with amazing ocean science 😉 The New Year’s party on Polarstern will be added to the Christmas evening as a…

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Blog: In the officer’s chair

In the officer’s chair – Elise Droste 26/12/2018 I’ve come up to the bridge, where it’s very quiet at the moment. The silver lining, or should I say white lining (?), of the medevac was that we had a white…

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Blog: An Unexpected turn

An Unexpected turn: Elise Droste 23/12/2018 As the first snow fell yesterday, we received the news that the ship had declared a medical emergency on board. We’re too far south to go back to Cape Town, so instead Polarstern is…

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Blog: “It’s not funny!”

Blog: “It’s not funny!” – Elise Droste 22/12/2018 The Southern Ocean was obviously not going to let us pass with only 2 metre high waves. The smoothness of the ocean made it difficult to imagine that it would ever turn…

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Blog: Tights and Mosquito Nets

Tights and Mosquito Nets – Elise Droste 18/12/2018 Three days into the PS117 expedition and I’ve finally managed to find some time to start this blog! I’ve just come from the Zimmertal, which may have helped the inspiration along. For…

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Vacancy: Research Fellow in Ocean Biogeochemistry

Research Fellow in Ocean Biogeochemistry – Marine Biogeochemistry Location:  National Oceanography Centre Southampton Salary:   £30,395 to £32,236  Full Time Fixed Term (until 30/04/2021) Closing Date:  Monday 28 January 2019 Reference:  1090018HN We are looking to recruit a highly skilled individual to…

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Southern Ocean sessions at the 2019 EGU GA – abstracts 10/01/19

There will be two sessions on the Southern Ocean at next year’s EGU General Assembly (7-12 April 2019). The submission deadline for abstracts is 10 January 2019, 13:00 CET. OS1.5/BG3.3/CL2.04 “The Southern Ocean in a changing climate: open-ocean physical and biogeochemical processes”…

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Vacancy: Senior Research Associate in Ocean Biogeochemistry

Senior Research Associate in Ocean Biogeochemistry (Ref: RA1564) University of East Anglia: Faculty of Science – School of Environmental Sciences  – closing date 8 January 2018 (£33,199 – £39,609 per annum, pro rata) Applications are invited for the post of Senior Research Associate…

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New Newsletter

We have set up a new Newsletter, combined with our sister project ORCHESTRA. Click here to see full text and subscribe.

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