LoVe Ocean Observatory is officially launched

31. August 2020

This tenderly named infrastructure is not very romantic. It is, however, a dreamy addition to …

Andreia Plaza-Faverola wins Young Researcher Award at UiT

17. June 2020

She was given the award for her leadership talents, and for excelling as an early …

New study reveals cracks beneath giant, methane gushing craters

3. June 2020

250-million-year-old cracks in the seafloor feed greenhouse gas methane into giant craters in the Barents …

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Elevated methane levels do not impact tiny Arctic organisms

20. May 2020

There is no evidence that elevated methane levels have a direct impact on planktonic foraminifera …

Haoyi Yao defended thesis online

24. March 2020

Haoyi Yao defended her thesis in cyberspace, due to strict social distancing restrictions implemented by …

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Intensity of past methane release measured with new, groundbreaking methods

11. March 2020

Novel geochemical measurements help scientists reconstruct the past intensity of the methane seeps in the …

Climate gas budgets highly overestimate methane discharge from Arctic Ocean

13. January 2020

There is a huge seasonal variability in methane seeps in the Arctic Ocean, according to …

Thank you for your support in 2019 and best wishes for the holidays!

20. December 2019

We bid farewell to an eventful decade here at CAGE – Centre for Arctic Gas …

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Giuliana Panieri elected as General Secretary of the EGU

3. December 2019

CAGE – professor will serve as General Secretary for the European Geosciences Union for two …

CAGE contributes to new Norwegian deep-ocean observation system

3. December 2019

NorEMSO – a new ocean observation system in the Nordic Seas – has received 60 …

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New French documentary on polar science with participation from CAGE-professor

25. November 2019

Professor Giuliana Panieri contributes to a new documentary on France 5. The documentary aims to …

Andreia Plaza-Faverola wins Award for Women in Geosciences

25. November 2019

Else-Ragnhild Neumann Award for Women in Geosciences goes to women who through PhD or postdoctoral work …

CAGE wins Gender Equality Award at UiT The Arctic University of Norway

20. November 2019

The center of excellence has had gender equality in all positions from its start in …

Searching for Aurora with National Geographic on Board

11. November 2019

National Geographic joined a nerve-wracking scientific expedition to furthest realms of the Arctic Ocean, to …

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Taking the new icebreaker to the Arctic-Atlantic Gateway

21. October 2019

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


Professor Jürgen Mienert, founding director of CAGE, retires

9. September 2019

Professor Mienert has dedicated his scientific pursuits to the response of polar continental margins to …

CAGE research featured in new geological exhibition at museum in Tromsø

5. September 2019

The new permanent exhibition at The Arctic University Museum of Norway tells the story of …

Fresh water found in the Norwegian Sea

20. August 2019

The discovery was made at 800 meters below the surface in two small canyons on …

Changes in ice volume control seabed methane emissions

8. August 2019

New research shows that episodes of methane emission from the seabed off western Svalbard correlate …

Unusual mucous-like substance found buried within seafloor sediment

25. July 2019

The location and microbial composition of recently found biofilms are challenging beliefs about methane diffusion …

US Naval Academy visits CAGE

23. July 2019

STEM students explore Norway For the second year in a row, students from the U.S. …


CAGE welcomes 4 new employees (and springtime!) to Tromsø

11. June 2019

The snow has melted, the grass has turned green, the flowers are blooming, and four …

Giuliana Panieri. Photo: Torger Grytå

CAGE senior scientist Giuliana Panieri promoted to full professor

14. May 2019

Giuliana Panieri reaches career goal, years after unconventional entrance into the field Humanity strives to …


Gas hydrate workshop brings together early-career researchers with international experts

8. April 2019

Workshop focuses on knowledge-sharing and collaboration The Sedimentary Gas Hydrate Workshop, held in Tromsø from …

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CAGE’s 2018 annual report is now available!

5. April 2019

Review this year’s highlights CAGE’s highly-anticipated annual report, recapping core activities of the centre in …


New mapping interface allows public access to cruise data

8. March 2019

CAGE data manager Fabio Sarti partners with IT experts to enable easy access to what …


Redesigned CAGE website offers unique and exciting features

28. February 2019

The Centre for Arctic Gas Hydrate, Environment, and Climate has recently decided to launch a …


Malin Waage defends thesis on methane indicators in 3D and 4D seismic data

21. February 2019

Methane gas and methane ice (methane hydrates) are common on continental shelves worldwide. In Malin …


Norwegian billionaire funds ‘dream research vessel’ due to launch in 2021

3. December 2018

Article from Science: “The scale of the investment and commitment is astounding,” says Victor Zykov, …


Family bonding activity leads to NOK 26 million in funding for CAGE researcher

16. November 2018

When Andreia Plaza-Faverola was growing up in Venezuela, her father would take her snorkeling to …


Pär Jansson defends thesis on methane release in the water column

16. November 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Jansson who recently defended his thesis “Methane bubbles in the Arctic Ocean – …


Indian Ambassador visits climate science meeting in Tromsø

25. September 2018

Newly appointed Indian ambassador to Norway, Hon. Krishan Kumar, recently visited a meeting at CAGE …

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CAGE researcher joins program for outstanding talent at UiT

11. September 2018

A new talent development program, AURORA Outstanding, will train selected young research talents to become …

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BLOG: Whether warm or cold, methane keeps leaking in the Arctic

20. June 2018

Methane has been leaking in the Arctic for millions of years, independent of warm or …

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Successful Workshop on Scientific Drilling in the Arctic Ocean

12. June 2018

CAGE arranged a MagellanPlus workshop in June, to develop a comprehensive proposal for International Ocean …

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Time travel through methane seeps, using tiny time capsules

4. May 2018

24.000 years ago, the greenhouse gas methane started seeping from the Arctic Ocean floor northwest …

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Workshop: scientific drilling in the Fram Strait

20. March 2018

CAGE is arranging a MagellanPlus workshop in June, to develop a comprehensive proposal for International …

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CAGE candidate to join IODP expedition to Antarctica

19. March 2018

Mariana Esteves has been invited to contribute to the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) expedition …