The RV Polarstern passed the Inner-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), an important part of the global circulation.
Life on the RV Polarstern explained
RV Polarstern moves into the tropics
Oliver talks about the Polarstern's experience in tropical waters
We look back to a very calm weekend without any surprises.
If you would like to experience a sea voyage from southern Chile to northern Germany on a research vessel demonstrating the importance of meteorological satellites to maritime safety - but the risk of seasickness isn’t your thing - stay tuned!