Warm ocean water melts largest glacier in East Antarctica
Warm ocean water is melting the largest glacier in East Antarctica from below, according to new Australian Antarctic research using data from the IMOS deep water moorings.
Sydney to Hobart yacht race: ocean currents best in ten years
Ocean current data indicates the likelihood of ocean currents being more favourable to yachts this year than in any of the last ten years.
Marine Matters issue 19 available now
The latest issue of the IMOS newsletter, Marine Matters, is available to download via the website.
GEO Blue Planet Symposium coming to Australia in 2015
Blue Planet is a task of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), focused on ‘Bringing ocean observations to users’. The 2nd Blue Planet Symposium will be held in Cairns, on 27-29 May 2015.
IMOS contributes to newly funded national research hubs
The Australian Government has announced the successful organisations to lead research hubs under the $142.5 million National Environmental Science Programme (NESP).
IMOS and WAMSI join forces
IMOS and WAMSI have become partners in a move to bring together observing, research and a common stakeholder group in the west.