A new film commemorates the RRS Discovery's historic passage to London, celebrating half a century of ground-breaking environmental science.
Universities & Science Minister Jo Johnson yesterday officially opened a £3m centre to develop new technology for the emerging marine robotics sector.
The deal has been sealed for a major marine and engineering services company to start work on a new £200m polar research ship for NERC.
Droughts could kill off the tallest trees in tropical rainforests, raising the Earth's carbon dioxide levels in the coming decades, a study suggests.
The government has announced that Cammell Laird in Birkenhead has been selected as the preferred bidder to build a state-of-the-art £200m polar research ship that will maintain the UK's position firmly at the forefront of climate and ocean research.