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15 07, 2016

Watching polar bears watching you

By |2019-03-22T12:12:06+00:00July 15th, 2016|Categories: Oil and Gas, Publications, Research & Development, SMRUC North America|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A new study is published on polar bear behaviour near ice breaker operations. Today is Arctic Sea Ice Day. When we think of the Arctic the polar bear is one of the first species we think of. It is an iconic Arctic species but one that is threatened by sea ice loss. The Arctic has experienced [...]

14 09, 2015

Could you name all 11 species of Arctic marine mammal?

By |2019-03-22T13:50:53+00:00September 14th, 2015|Categories: Publications|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A study has been published reviewing the abundance and population trend data for all 11 species of Arctic marine mammal across 12 regions of the Arctic. […]

19 06, 2015

Of Waves and ‘Whale Tails’

By |2015-06-19T08:49:44+00:00June 19th, 2015|Categories: News, Research & Development|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have developed a new wave foil that works like a whale’s tail! The idea being that it can harness wave energy to reduce fuel consumption for propulsion. […]