Daily press & media panorama with maritime thematic
Thursday, September 24, 2020
WMO verifies -69.6°C Greenland temperature as Northern hemisphere record
From Royal Meteoroly Society Climate detectives uncover 30-year-old temperature reading In an article released online today (Wednesd...
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
France & misc. (SHOM) layer update in the GeoGarage platform
166 nautical raster charts updated & 3 charts replaced & 1 new chart added see GeoGarage news
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Today is the autumn equinox. Perfect symmetry between the 2 hemispheres that receive the same amount of solar energy over a day with 12...
Curiosities at the chart makers Imray
The protractor engraved with William Heather's name which was probably his personal instrument From Yachting Monthly by Katy Stick...
NASA-led study reveals the causes of sea level rise since 1900
This aerial photograph shows fast-moving meltwater rivers flowing across the Greenland Ice Sheet, a region that, combined with Antarctic...
Monday, September 21, 2020
Tracking undersea earthquakes helps scientists study ocean heating
A team of seismologists and oceanographers has shown that small earthquakes repeatedly emanating from the same spot beneath the ocean fl...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Huge waves crash against swaying North Sea oil rig
This video could make you seasick... Huge waves crash against a swaying oil rig, as a severe storm which swept across parts of Scotlan...
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Image of the week : 5 tropical cyclones over the Atlantic basin
We are issuing advisories on five tropical cyclones over the Atlantic basin. This ties the record for the most number of tropical cyc...
Friday, September 18, 2020
Chemical tanker grounding and ENC data accuracy
Navigational chart BA2910 (scale 1:500,000) Localization with the GeoGarage platform (NGA raster chart) From TankerOperator A ...
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Robots go their own way deep in the ocean
Firms like Rovco are trying to make underwater vehicles more intelligent From BBC by Ben Morris Firms like Rovco are trying to make ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
The origin of North Korea's 'ghost boats'
From BBC by Ian Urbina After exhausting areas close to home, China’s vast fishing fleet has moved into the waters of other nations, de...
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