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GEOTRACES: Understanding the Oceans -New GEOTRACES video available!

Let’s imagine that we are able to see our future in the Oceans… Does this idea seem surprising to you? And yet, marine environment shelters a large amount of information…

New GEOTRACES video: Examining our Oceans!

View the video and share it broadly!


For Kids

North Pole GEOTRACES Expedition Children’s Book

Post-doc Katlin Bowman and writer Elizabeth Saito produced a photographic children’s book about the 2015 US GEOTRACES expedition to the North Pole.

Learning Oceanography with Cartoons

Ocean Science Posters with cartoons designed by Tung-Yuan Ho, GEOTRACES SSC member, and his team are available to download from the Marine Biogeochemistry Laboratory (RCEC) Web site: http://labs.rcec.sinica.edu.tw/mbl/popscience.htm *Non-commercial use only […]


Meet the Scientists

GEOTRACES and paleo-oceanography by Liping Zhou

Questions related to the GEOTRACES programme are asked to Liping zhou from Institute of Ocean Research, Peking University, China.

Capacity Building in Latin America by Vanessa Hatje

Questions related to the GEOTRACES programme are asked to Vanessa Hatje from CIEnAM, Instituto de Química, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil.

GEOTRACES Intercalibration by Maeve Lohan

Questions related to the GEOTRACES programme are asked to Meave Lohan from the University of Southampton, UK.

GEOTRACES and Modelling by Alessandro Tagliabue

Questions related to the GEOTRACES programme are asked to Alessandro Tagliabue from Dept. of Earth, Ocean & Ecological Sciences, University of Liverpool, UK.


At Sea

Cruise blog: French GEOTRACES GS02 SWINGS in the Southern Ocean

Major French contribution to the international GEOTRACES programme the SWINGS project involves 80 scientists (19 international laboratories, 6 countries).

2016 Investigator voyage to the Kerguelen Plateau

View a compilation of highlights from the IMAS-led HEOBI 2016 cruise (GEOTRACES process study) by the Australian MNF Research Vessel Investigator to the Southern Ocean and Kerguelen Plateau. Featuring the […]

U.S. GEOTRACES Arctic Expedition video “Historic Research Expedition to Arctic Ocean”

We invite you to discover an amazing video prepared by the Florida International University (FIU) about the U.S. GEOTRACES Arctic Expedition. Enjoy it!


Dive Deeper

Webinar “Radiation: In our ocean, our planet, and our lives” – Recording Available

This webinar took place on March 24, 2021

Trace metal chemistry: less is more

Dr. Tim Conway from University of South Florida brings a wealth of understanding of trace metals… One billion liters of seawater would be required to gather just 25 grams of iron, […]

Outreach Initiatives

Developing science literacy in students

Timothy Kenna and Margie Turrin from Columbia University, New York, have produced a new set of materials in English and Spanish for developing science literacy in students. There are three […]

Follow GEOTRACES “Teacher at Sea”

William Schmoker of the Centennial Middle School in Boulder, Colorado, has participated in the US GEOTRACES Arctic cruise as a “Teacher at Sea” sponsored by Polar-Trec (Teachers and Researchers Exploring and […]

Float Your Boat outreach project

US GEOTRACES participated in the “Float Your Boat” an educational outreach program that provides young people an opportunity to learn about the changing Arctic, marine debris, and maritime careers through participation […]

Sharing oceanography with prisoners

Catherine Jeandel (GEOTRACES IPO senior scientist) and Virginie Sanial (PhD student at LEGOS, France) scientists participants at the French GEOVIDE cruise (GA01) are members of the NGO “Les étoiles brillent […]


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