• Launch of Research Vocabularies Australia

    The Australian National Data Service (ANDS) has just launched its Research Vocabularies Australia web-based software suite. [more]

  • Connected by ocean

    Thirteen Regional Alliances of the Global Ocean Observing System cover the Australasian region, East Asia, the Pacific, Indian and Atlantic basins, the Caribbean, Europe, and North and South America.[more]

  • CO2 uptake in the Southern Ocean is revived

    A decade ago scientists feared that the ability of the Southern Ocean to absorb additional atmospheric carbon dioxide would soon be stalled. But the analysis of more recent observations using IMOS and other data show that this...[more]

  • Now you see it, now you don't. The case of the disappearing glider – solved.

    Sometimes having a back-up plan pays dividends, as demonstrated by a recent ‘cat and mouse’ chase through the Torres Strait in search of a wayward ocean glider.[more]

  • National research strengthens platform for marine biodiversity management in Australia

    A four-year collaborative research program, in which IMOS has provided a vital role, has strengthened Australia’s national capacity for environmental management and sustainable use of the marine environment.[more]

  • A vision in blue - Industry Minister launches 10-year plan for the investment and research needed to grow and manage Australia's Blue Economy

    The National Marine Science Plan, released yesterday at Parliament House by the Minister for Industry and Science, the Honourable Ian Macfarlane, focuses on seven key challenges associated with our oceans that provides a template...[more]