SCAR MEETING Announcements: We will have a short presentation, demonstration of the data system followed by discussion and questions session at the SCAR Open Science meeting in Kuala Lumpur on Monday August 22nd. Please join us!! Date: Monday, 22 August Time: 13:00-14:00 Location: KLCC, Room: 307 On Friday August 26th we will have a … Continue reading mARS @ SCAR 2016
The Antarctic biodiversity portal will be very active there presenting multiple poster and oral presentations as well as organising several side meetings. For this reason both Nabil and Anton will be attending. biodiversityaq_invite_SCAR2016 We will also have our annual steering committee meeting there. This meeting is open to all and can be attended virtually … Continue reading The Antarctic Biodiversity Portal @SCAR OSC 2016
The Antarctic Biodiversity Portal was invited by the Portugese Polar Program - ProPolar to give a talk on "Biodiversity informatics for Polar Regions - how to transform data into knowledge" at the Encontro ciência 2016. "Ciência 2016 is an annual meeting , open to the entire scientific community , for the presentation and discussion of the main … Continue reading Encontro ciência 2016
A new atlas, providing the most thorough audit of marine life in the Southern Ocean, is published this week by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR). Leading marine biologists and oceanographers from all over the world spent the last four years compiling everything they know about ocean species from microbes to whales. It’s the … Continue reading ATLAS Release
REGISTER NOWabstract submission deadline:14 February 2014http://www.scar2014.com/call-for-abstracts/Convenors:Prof. Alison Murray, DRI, USAProf. Nils Chr. Stenseth, University of Oslo, NorwayDr. Ian Hawes, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
The mARS (Microbial Antarctic Resource System) workshop was organised in Brussels, BELGIUM, and was hosted by the Marine Biology lab at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).You can download the report here.
Creating the Microbial Antarctic Resource SystemDr. Alison Murray, Division of Earth and Ecosystem Sciences, Desert Research InstituteDr. Bruno Danis, Marine Biology Lab, Université Libre de BruxellesDr. Anton Van de Putte, biodiversity.aq, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural SciencesDraft version 0.3 (July 2013)Capturing commentsWe are now welcoming comments on this White Paper in order to to give … Continue reading mARS White Paper