Pollutans – Fram Shorts http://www.framshorts.com Instant Arctic Know-How Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:53:09 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 Plankton munching microplastics http://www.framshorts.com/video/plankton-munching-microplastics/ Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:10:56 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=615 Even the tiniest animals in the sea are exposed to the global environmental challenge of marine litter. These little creatures are filter feeders, and indiscriminately feed on whatever is around. Microplastics in the oceans accumulate POPS, and these might then be accumulated up through the food chain when the plankton is eaten by larger animals.

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Threats to the white tailed eagle http://www.framshorts.com/video/threats-to-the-white-tailed-eagle/ Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:21:24 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=572 Noise, settlements and pollutans are among the threats to the white tailed eagle. Scientist researcher Sveinn Are Hanssen from NINA – Norwegian Institute for Nature Research explaines how.

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Environmental impact of industrial development in the north (MIKON) http://www.framshorts.com/video/environmental-impact-of-industrial-development-in-the-north-mikon-3/ Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:36:18 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=532 The Fram Centre research flagship MIKON’s objective is to do research that will strengthen the knowledge base used by the authorities in efforts to limit the “footprint” of industrial activity in the High North, and ensure that new industrial activity takes place within a responsible environmental framework.

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Research in the Fram Centre http://www.framshorts.com/video/research-in-the-fram-centre/ Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:38:24 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=487 Take a ride into the arctic wilderness! Jan-Gunnar Winther talks about the reseach in the Fram Centre. The Fram Centre is the short name for FRAM – High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment. 

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RESEARCH METHODS – Sediment Samples http://www.framshorts.com/video/research-methods-sediment-samples/ Mon, 06 Aug 2012 12:31:17 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=399 How do we learn how big cities affect the surrounding waters? Find out in this episode of RESEARCH METHODS with Sabine Cochrane.

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The MOSJ Report http://www.framshorts.com/video/fram-talks-the-mosj-report/ Fri, 20 Apr 2012 16:52:51 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=323 Polarmåke reir GWG 0311The recently published MOSJ report documents the distribution of pollutants in and around Svalbard. But what does it say?

Senior scientist Geir Wing Gabrielsen tells us in this episode of Fram Talks.

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Clams and Contaminants http://www.framshorts.com/video/field-stories-copol-clams-and-contaminants/ Fri, 20 Apr 2012 02:54:37 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=300 How old can clams get, and how are they affected by pollutants?

Find out in this episode of Field Stories with Ireen Wieveg, who shares her experience of being a master student, polar researcher and scientific diver on the 2009 COPOL cruise.

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Explore polar research! http://www.framshorts.com/video/explore-polar-research/ Fri, 09 Mar 2012 07:52:27 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=217 Fram Shorts: High North science brought to you!

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Hazardous substances http://www.framshorts.com/video/flagship-hazardous-substances/ Thu, 08 Mar 2012 13:55:48 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=194 Climate change http://www.framshorts.com/video/fram-talks-climate-change/ Thu, 08 Mar 2012 13:53:09 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=189