Training Record Book for Chefs on Ships

Ships’ cooks have a unique role on board a vessel. It is widely known that a well fed crew is essential to the effective running of a ship. Ensuring every ship has a properly trained and experienced cook on board is vital. To support both employers and ships’ cooks, the International Chamber of Shipping hasContinue reading “Training Record Book for Chefs on Ships”

Video Game Helps Develop AI for Coral Research

Marine ecosystems are in the midst of a conservation crisis, with coral reefs in particular facing numerous challenges as a result of climate change. In an effort to better understand these environments and the threats they face, researchers collect huge image libraries of these underwater environments, using 3D imagery collected from divers and snorkelers, asContinue reading “Video Game Helps Develop AI for Coral Research”

Training for Early-Career Polar Scientists

The World Ocean Council (WOC) is a partner of the Arctic Research Icebreaker Consortium (ARICE). This Horizon 2020 EU-funded project has the overall aim to provide Europe with better capacities for marine-based research in the ice-covered Arctic Ocean. WOC and the other ARICE partners have collaborated with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS)Continue reading “Training for Early-Career Polar Scientists”