A pioneering Antarctica expedition into the depths of the frozen Weddell sea
In January and February 2019, a major international scientific expedition will explore one of the coldest, harshest and most remote locations in the world, the Weddell Sea off Antarctica, using underwater robots, drones and other state-of-the-art technology.About the Expedition
The Expedition will bring together world-leading glaciologists, marine biologists, oceanographers and archaeologists on S.A. Agulhas II.
- We are honoured to be hearing from Jose Maria Figueres, co-founder of #antarctica2020 and @oceanunite. He has held senior leadership positions with Global Ocean Commission, WRI, Carbon War Room, WWF and the Stockholm Environment Institute. pic.twitter.com/1l2pNzv9nT
- We are priveledged to be hearing from @artofactivism who is Head of Oceans at @GreenpeaceUK and is discussing why it is so important to protect the #weddellsea pic.twitter.com/VhkGLj9ov4
- @water_nomad sharing what herself @Dr_MTaylor and @BFrinault found in the ocean and on the seabed in Antarctica. #protectourocean @nektonmission pic.twitter.com/2i29jbkdwB