Category: Oceans

Stories about oceanographic sciences.

The blue below: why monitoring the oceans from space is so important

In this post Helen Czerski, one of the educators on the course Monitoring the Oceans from Space, explains why monitoring the oceans is absolutely vital.

/ 28 September 2017

Sea ice on the move and how satellites help us track it

Thomas Lavergne from MET Norway talks about tracking the movement of sea ice from space and why it’s so important, not least for polar bears.

/ 26 June 2017

Hacking Copernicus marine data @EUMETSAT

More than 40 keen hackers attended EUMETSAT’s first hackathon over the weekend of 9-11 June

/ 22 June 2017

IOCS2017 – International Ocean Colour experts meet up in Lisbon

The third International Ocean Colour Science (IOCS) meeting took place from 15 to 18 May 2017

/ 14 June 2017

An ocean of data in action

Join scientists and engineers at EUMETSAT for a weekend exploring ocean data without getting your feet wet on 9-11 June 2017

/ 1 June 2017

A year of Sea Surface Temperature

Anne O’Carroll talks us through this mesmerising animation describing a year of sea surface temperature (SST) in 2016.

/ 18 April 2017

RV Polarstern, 19 April 2017

Meteorological measurements and observations at sea - a challenge by Volker Heil, DWD

/ 18 April 2017

RV Polarstern, 13 April 2017

Forecasting waves and wave height

/ 13 April 2017