Southern Ocean

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15
Apr
Technology

Waves play a critical role in the health of the world ocean ecosystem.

1
Apr
Technology

During the 2019 Antarctic Circumnavigation, Saildrone is taking critical measurements of Earth’s only circumpolar current.

15
Mar
Science

Just how variable is CO2 uptake in the Southern Ocean in winter?

15
Apr
Missions

60+ knot gusts and massive breaking waves? That’s just a typical day in the Southern Ocean.

4
Feb
Missions

Two centuries after the Belgica expedition became the first to survive a winter in Antarctica, Saildrone launched the first autonomous circumnavigation of the Southern Ocean.

10
Apr
Missions

Two Saildrone USVs launched from Bluff, NZ, January 2019. Their mission: the first autonomous circumnavigation of Antarctica.

8
Apr
Company

Today we are announcing an important development: Sending our first fleet of saildrones into the Southern Ocean, in partnership with CSIRO, Australia’s pre-eminent national science organization.

10
Apr
Missions

In January 2019, two saildrones departed New Zealand on an epic journey.

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