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Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton

As world leaders in research and education, we seek to understand how the ocean fits within the dynamic Earth system.  Our unique waterfront campus, based at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), has allowed us to recruit top-level researchers and educators from around the world who work within the areas of geochemistry, geology and geophysics, marine biogeochemistry, marine biology and ecology, palaeoceanography and palaeoclimate and physical oceanography.

Through degree programmes in oceanography, marine biology, geology and geophysics, our students have access to research vessels, cutting-edge technology and facilities as well as opportunities for fieldwork and scientific cruises not available in standard university environments.

27 November 2018

Southampton Scientist contributes to new G...

The Met Office has published its latest assessment of how the clima...

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15 October 2018

New funding to INSPIRE Southampton student...

The University of Southampton has been awarded funding for 80 new P...

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17 August 2018

Researchers to monitor Earth’s largest fis...

Whale sharks, the world’s largest fish, roam less than previously t...

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