Autonomous underwater vehicles are rapidly becoming the tool of choice for marine observations. Ocean gliders offer new opportunities for observing the marine environment in a multi-disciplinary and cost-effective way.
Meet the convenors of Master’s courses & programmes relating to environmental & development issues. Speakers include convenors from the African Climate & Development Initiative, Environmental & Geographical Sciences, Environmental Humanities South, African Centre for Cities, Environmental Law, Environmental Health, Oceanography and Biological Sciences.
UCT’s Oceanography department recently participated in an Interdisciplinary Research Cruise to the Marginal Ice Zone of Antarctica. On board was artist and African Climate & Development Initiative communications coordinator Katrine Claassens who is having an exhibition of paintings based on the cruise.