March 18, 2020

Why the MOSAiC Expedition’s Research Is So Vital to Climate Change Research

"On a ship frozen in the Arctic, scientists have spent all winter to shed light on exactly how the world is changing"

March 6, 2020

Historic climate expedition shatters polar records

"Taking its blueprint from Fridtjof Nansen’s ‘Arctic drift’ mission 130 years ago, a new quest for science ventures farther north in winter than ever before."

March 16, 2020

MOSAiC research flight campaigns for the atmosphere and sea ice temporarily suspended

Polarstern crew continues to be unaffected by the corona pandemic

March 2, 2020

Two New Records at the North Pole

Despite adverse ice conditions, resupply icebreaker reaches the MOSAiC expedition

March 30, 2020

DriftStories – 02: For a clearer view from space

Satellite observation is the only way to effectively monitor the Arctic sea ice on a broad scale. Yet this approach still has its fair share of weaknesses. Unparalleled control measurements gathered during the MOSAiC expedition will now help to overcome them.

March 24, 2020

DriftStories – 01: Detective work on ice that’s far too thin

How AWI sea-ice physicist Thomas Krumpen is tracing the fate of the MOSAiC ice floes back to their roots

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