Latest voyage news (nested)

Latest voyage news

  • group of whale observers with binoculars

    Successful voyage returns from Southern Ocean

    Innovative technologies, including drones, shed new light on the distribution of endangered Antarctic blue whales and their food source krill.

  • A scientist throws an underwater listening device overboard

    Homing in on big blue

    Antarctic blue whales are rare and sparsely distributed across the vast Southern Ocean, so finding them can be a challenge.

  • krill

    Giant krill swarms in 3D

    For the first time on an Australian research vessel, giant krill swarms are being recorded in 3D using echosounders in the Southern Ocean.

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