Polar Bears and Research Gear CFAX 1070 AM with Terry Moore

Interview with Terry Moore on CFAX 1070 AM Radio Victoria on Sept. 30, 2015.  Interview begins at 36:17 mark of the audio file.

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The Icebreaker and the Three Polar Bears

Interview by Gregor Craigie of CBC Radio On the Island about a close encounter of our research gear with three Polar Bears in the Beaufort Sea during our Arctic GEOTRACES expedition.

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Update on Polar Bears and Research Equipment in the Arctic Ocean: You’re Going to Need a Thicker Cable

By Jay T. Cullen

The video you are looking at was taken Sept. 16, 2015 by a UVic undergraduate student, Kathryn Purdon, who has been working with my group on the icebreaker CCGS Amundsen which is currently working in the Beaufort Sea. The video was taken near 75 N 150 W in the middle of the Beaufort Sea in the Arctic Ocean which is shown on the map below:

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Polar Bears and Research Equipment in the Arctic Ocean: You’re Going to Need a Thicker Cable

By Jay T. Cullen and Kristin Orians

Three polar bears

Three polar bears “investigate” our water sampling system cable in the middle of the Beaufort Sea. Photo by Kristin Orians (UBC)

The picture you are looking at was taken today by my colleague Dr. Kristin Orians of the University of British Columbia on the icebreaker CCGS Amundsen which is currently working in the Beaufort Sea. The photo was taken near 75 N 150 W in the middle of the Beaufort Sea in the Arctic Ocean which is shown on the map below:

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Global TV Interview About Cullen Lab’s Work at the Canadian Light Source

Synchrotron Matters featuring oceanographer Jay Cullen and PhD student Dave Janssen from the University of Victoria working with Postdoctoral Scientists Peter Morton of Florida State University. We spoke with Global TV Morning News Host Kevin Stanfield about our work using then Canadian Light Source to determine the chemical composition of marine particles.

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Ocean research being limited by resource constraints

Interview with Aaron McArthur of Global News BC1 about funding of ocean research in Canada. The interview was in response to an opinion piece published in the Globe and Mail on July 27, 2015.

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Canada’s ocean science capacity is limited with resource constraints – The Globe and Mail

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Canada’s ocean science capacity is limited with resource constraints

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