Hidden Fractures of the Mother Earth

31. August 2020

Text and photo: Andreia Plaza-Faverola, researcher CAGE; project leader SEAMSTRESS. By the time the last …

Searching for the unexpected signals in the deep sea

26. August 2020

Text and photo: Andreia Plaza-Faverola, researcher CAGE; project leader SEAMSTRESS We started the cruise abiding by …

A special kind of fishing trip

24. August 2020

Text and photos: Andrea Plaza-Faverola, researcher CAGE; project leader SEAMSTRESS. Seven ocean bottom seismometers (OBS) …

An altruistic beginning for SEAMSTRESS expedition

21. August 2020

Text: Andreia Plaza-Faverola, leader. SEAMSTRESS project.   The second expedition to continue with the Ocean …

We discovered new methane pingos in the Barents Sea

13. August 2020

Text: Pavel Serov, CAGE. We were not supposed to find gas hydrates (flammable ice-like crystals …

Coring under the Arctic midnight sun

18. July 2020

Text and photos: Lina Alexandropoulou, CAGE It’s Monday the 13th of July 2020, 13:54:09. According …

Into the blue

15. July 2020

Text and photos: Henry Patton, chief scientist Even by generous estimates, around 80% of the …

Birds will be birds

12. July 2020

Text and photos: Frances Cooke, phd CAGE. I arrived in Tromsø in 2019 at the …

Into the heart of an ancient ice sheet

9. July 2020

Text: Henry Patton, chief scientist. During the last ice age a vast, 3-km thick ice …

Wrapped up on the way home

1. July 2020

After discovering new hot spots for methane release and collecting nice new data set, we …

Hunting for flares

30. June 2020

For the duration of this cruise, we are hunters. Not for wildlife, not for the …

Murphy’s law strikes in High Arctic

30. June 2020

According to the so-called Murphy’s law “If something can go wrong, it will. And usually …

The last day

15. June 2020

We ended the cruise in the Trondheimsfjord. After completing the program in the Vestbrona Volcanic …

You cannot work for 24 hours!

15. June 2020

What is the purpose of a research cruise, you may ask? Yes, spend the time …

Paparazzi on the high seas

11. June 2020

Being in the limelight can be so stressful, it can lead people to give up …

Steaming south-southwest

11. June 2020

After we finished the final ROV operations at the South Canyon in Lofoten around Monday …

Midnight sun trip through amazing scenery

9. June 2020

As I’m writing this, we’ve just finished our first-day onboard Research Vessel G.O. Sars. Text: …

Chasing the freshwater from an old ice sheet

28. May 2020

During a spectacular cruise in 2017 onboard RV “G.O. Sars” a CAGE team of scientists …

Chief Scientists Diary: Jochen Knies

8. November 2019

NOVEMBER 7. Dear team and crew: Thank you for your spirit and motivation! The last …

Always be afraid of DNA contamination!

8. November 2019

Text and photos: Danielle Grant and Kristine Steinsland, NORCE Climate Danielle and Kristine here! We …

Chief Scientists Diary: Jochen Knies

6. November 2019

November 3: On Overconfidence and High Spirits Well, we became quite confident in what we …

Long days and beautiful views

5. November 2019

Text and photos: Remi Vachon   WEDNESDAY, October 30, 2019. It is my first time …

Chief Scientist’s Blog: Jochen Knies

31. October 2019

October 28, 2019: It is all about teamwork The routines onboard are now settled. Everyone …

Working 8448

30. October 2019

Text and Photos: Jens Gruetzner, Jens is a researcher in the Geophysics department at the …

Pore water and cinnamon rolls

30. October 2019

Text and photos: Simone Sauer Last week was great on the RV Kronprins Haakon. We …

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A core that stretches forever

30. October 2019

Text and photos: Carmen Braun This is my first cruise with a Calypso corer, so …

Chief Scientist’s Diary: Jochen Knies

28. October 2019

October 26, 2019: Bend it like Beckham. Well, things can go terribly wrong during an …

Creating lots of sound without too much noise

28. October 2019

Text: Frances Cooke This is my first cruise aboard the Kronprins Haakon. It is a …

Core on deck? All hands on deck!

25. October 2019

Text and photos: Mariana da Silveira Ramos Esteves, Follow Mariana on Twitter for more Arctic …

Chief Scientist’s Diary: Jochen Knies

25. October 2019

October 23-24, 2019: Patience now, please! The cruise leader is supposed to design a scientific …

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Braving the stormy seas

25. October 2019

Text and photos: Mariana da Silveira Ramos Esteves, Follow Mariana on Twitter for more Arctic …

Chief Scientist’s Diary: Jochen Knies

23. October 2019

October 21, 2019: Sea sickness medication is distributed. We reached the first station in the …

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Ready, set, go! Next stop – Vestnesa Ridge in the Fram Strait

22. October 2019

Text and photos: Mariana da Silveira Ramos Esteves, Follow Mariana on Twitter for more Arctic …

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Take the tour: Research Vessel Kronprins Haakon

22. October 2019

On the 18th October, there was a sense of excitement in the air as scientists …

Chief Scientist’s Diary: Jochen Knies

21. October 2019

  The state-of-the-art icebreaker RV Kronprins Haakon is currently deployed to the Arctic – Atlantic …