• Data collected by seals now available through IMOS OceanCurrent

    The IMOS Animal Tracking Facility has deployed over 250 SealCTDs (miniaturised CTD sensors with an ARGOS antenna) on Elephant Seals, Sea Lions, Fur Seals and Weddell Seals since 2009. The data can now be viewed on OceanCurrent.[more]

  • Challenger glider, where RU now?

    The underwater glider ‘RU29’, recently renamed ‘Challenger’, is on a journey from Fremantle, WA, to Galle, Sri Lanka. It departed Australia on 5 November and left Australian waters sixteen days later. Challenger is now in...[more]

  • East Australian Current measurements provide clues on climate and more

    The East Australian Current (EAC) moves massive amounts of water down the east coast of Australia, each second transporting more than 25 million cubic metres, the equivalent of 10,000 Olympic swimming pools, southwards.[more]

  • Senator Jonathon Duniam launches 'From Observations to Impact, the first decade of IMOS'

    The new publication, launched today in Hobart by Senator Jonathon Duniam, celebrates the first ten years of IMOS; particularly the impact it has created in places around the country and the partnerships it has enabled.[more]

  • Underwater glider sets off from Perth to Sri Lanka in record-breaking mission

    The IMOS Ocean glider Facility together with Rutgers University have deployed an ocean glider off Fremantle heading to Sri Lanka, a distance of 6,200 km. This is the longest journey of an ocean glider to-date.[more]

  • The oceans surrounding Australia have warmed, with the greatest surface warming to the west and south of the continent: State of the Climate 2016.

    The CSIRO and Bureau of Meteorology have just released the 2016 State of the Climate report.[more]