Oceanography News

New Project Aims To Revolutionize Ocean Observations

International ocean technology experts from the U.K., Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy and Spain are uniting to develop a range of new in-situ sensing, imaging and sampling technologies that will improve our understanding of the chemistry and biology of the ocean under a new project being coordinated by the…

Ocean water too warm to cool Canadian science ship's engines

Offshore Nova Scotia surface ocean temperatures were so warm earlier this month they forced a Canadian research ship that uses seawater to cool its engines to slow down.The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Hudson was carrying out its annual fall ocean conditions survey in September and October and sailing through water measuring 20 to 24 C.That is five or six degrees above normal…

Cargo ships to lobster boats a lethal threat to right whales, study shows | Local | News

Vessels, large and small, and moving at different speeds can be fatal to right whales, a Dalhousie University study shows.“What this work showed is that if you are on a vessel on the ocean, a large or fast- or slow-moving vessel or even a seemingly small lobster boat, you can be a risk to right whales,” said Sean Brillant…

Nigeria: French Ship Builder Delivers Patrol Vessel, C-Falcon Interceptor to Nigerian Navy

French Ship builder, Ocea, has announced the delivery of a patrol vessel, C-Falcon, to the Nigerian Navy.It said the first of four C-Falcon interceptors was delivered to the Nigerian navy after sea trials were conducted.The company said the delivery of three more vessels would follow suit.Ocea said the C-Falcon Interceptor is designed for escort…

Impact Of Covid 19 On Offshore Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Market 2020 Industry Challenges,

Overview for “Offshore Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Market” Helps in providing scope and definitions, Key Findings, Growth Drivers, and Various Dynamics.Offshore Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Market Data and Acquisition Research Study with Trends and Opportunities 2019-2024The study of Offshore Autonomous Underwater…

FEATURE: Taiwan-US team finish underwater survey

A team of Taiwanese and US researchers last month overcame challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic and rough seas to complete an underwater sound survey near the South China Sea. The expedition from Oct. 14 to 19 aboard the research vessel Legend, operated by the Taiwan Ocean Research Institute (TORI), set out to investigate undersea sound propagation in relation to internal waves and shelf breaks…

Newport News Lake Maury, named for Confederate officer, is now The Mariners Lake - The Virginian-Pil

Before there was the Lions Bridge, before there was The Mariners Museum, before there was a Newport News shipyard, there was Waters Creek. The body of water that runs by The Mariners Museum and Park used to be a salt marsh creek feeding into the James River before it was dammed to create a wildlife sanctuary. For over 80 years…

Rare species revealed by underwater technology off coast of Halifax

Research scientists are watching with fascination this weekend as a search for rare undersea life is being broadcast live by two remotely operated vessels run by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration off the coast of Nova Scotia.Already, the footage has provided never before seen images of the eastern slope of the Gully…

Remote Sensing Technology Market Innovative Strategy by 2028 | General Dynamics Corp. (U.S.), Northr

Remote Sensing Technology Market Forecast 2029: Revenue, Size & GrowthGlobal Remote Sensing Technology Market Forecast till 2029 research includes reliable economic, international, and country-level forecasts and analysis. It offers a holistic view of the competitive market and thorough analyses of the supply chain to help…

Global Underwater Acoustic Communication Industry

AUVs for Ocean Data Collection Will Push Underwater Acoustic Communications to $2. 5 Bn by 2027. The global market for Underwater Acoustic Communications is projected to witness post COVID-19 growth of 9.New York, Oct. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Underwater Acoustic…

AUV Market Is Likely To Experience A Tremendous Growth In Near Future – KYT24

“The global AUV Market Report discusses the new Advances and Prospects in the AUV Market. This market report analyses key challenges, adoption trends, future growth potentials, competitive outlook, key drivers, restraints, market ecosystem, opportunities, and value chain analysis of the AUV Industry. The objective of the…

Microbial diversity below seafloor is as rich as on Earth's surface

IMAGE: Microbial cells in sediment: microbial cells are green, sediment particles are yellow. view more Credit: Image courtesy of JAMSTEC.KINGSTON, R.I., -- October 20, 2020 -- For the first time, researchers have mapped the biological diversity of marine sediment, one of Earth's largest global biomes. Although marine sediment covers 70% of the Earth's surface…

Blue whale swims in British oceans for the first time ever | Nature | News

SWNSBlue whale caught swimming in British watersThis unique but distant shot of a small dorsal fin cutting through the Atlantic marks the only accepted pictorial evidence of a blue whale off the UK’s coast.The huge cetacean, measuring twice the length of a double-decker bus, was seen 250 miles south west of Cornwall over a deep-sea canyon on the edge of the Bay of Biscay…

Does Titanic wreck still hold human remains? Quest for famous ship radio stirs debate

NORFOLK, Va. People have been diving to the Titanics wreck for 35 years. No one has found human remains, according to the company that owns the salvage rights.But the companys plan to retrieve the ships iconic radio equipment has sparked a debate: Could the worlds most famous shipwreck still hold remains of passengers and crew who died a century ago?Lawyers for the U.S.

Plan to grab Titanic's telegraph leads to debate over human remains

People have been diving to the Titanic's wreck for 35 years. No one has found human remains, according to the company that owns the salvage rights. But the companys plan to retrieve the ships iconic radio equipment has sparked a debate: Could the worlds most famous shipwreck still hold remains of passengers and crew who…

Underwater Robotics Market to Witness Huge Growth from 2020-2030 and Key Players - TechnipFMC, Saab

Underwater Robotics Market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of ~13% from 2020 to 2030. Underwater Robotics Market report provides in-depth statistics and analysis available on the market status of the Underwater Robotics Manufacturers and is a valuable method of obtaining guidance and direction for companies and business…