Svalbard – 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=4.9.7 Ocean heat travelling north to melt sea-ice in the Arctic http://www.framshorts.com/video/ocean-heat-travelling-north-to-melt-sea-ice-in-the-arctic/ Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:00:30 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=742 Large quantities of warm water the Atlantic Ocean flow northwards along the coast of Norway and onward to the Arctic Ocean. This effects the life in the sea in the ocean.

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Veien fra Atlanterhavet til Polhavet http://www.framshorts.com/video/737/ Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:18:23 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=737 Varmt vann som strømmer fra Atlanterhavet og inn i Polhavet rundt Svalbard spiller en viktig rolle for isdekket og økosystemet i området. Gjennom denne animasjonsfilmen forteller vi historien om hvordan vannmassene finner veien nordover, hvilke endringer som skjer underveis, og hvordan dette strømssystemet er viktig for klimaet i Arktis.

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Surveying Arctic hotspots of biodiversity – COAT http://www.framshorts.com/video/arctic-summer-fieldwork-svalbard-2016-coat/ Fri, 16 Sep 2016 08:03:10 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=713 Norwegian Polar Institute and Climate-ecological Observatory for Arctic Tundra (COAT) summer field campaign aboard R/V Lance. The COAT field team travelled along the west coast of Svalbard in July 2016 to survey the most productive of high Arctic vegetation, and begin establishing a robust long-term observation system. Main focus being on the sea bird influenced tundra, this field work captured the greenest of the green on Svalbard.

Read more about COAT here

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Arctic Technology Fieldwork in Svalbard, spring 2015 (part 2) http://www.framshorts.com/video/arctic-technology-fieldwork-in-svalbard-spring-2015-part-2/ Wed, 06 May 2015 07:42:16 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=630 Fieldwork at the Arctic Technology Department at University Center in Svalbard UNIS this spring march 2015, part 2 of 2.  Made by Sebastian Sikora.

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Arctic Technology Fieldwork in Svalbard, spring 2015 http://www.framshorts.com/video/arctic-technology-fieldwork-in-svalbard-spring-2015/ Wed, 06 May 2015 07:39:06 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=627 Fieldwork at the Arctic Technology Department at University Center in Svalbard UNIS this spring march 2015, part 1 of 2.  Made by Sebastian Sikora.

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Glacier timelapse setup – Kronebreen, Spitsbergen http://www.framshorts.com/video/glacier-timelapse-setup-kronebreen-spitsbergen/ Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:38:21 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=624 CRIOS (Calving Rates and Impact on Sea Level) is a research collaboration project between the University Centre in Svalbard and the University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences.

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Timelapse Kronebreen, Spitsbergen 2014 http://www.framshorts.com/video/timelapse-kronebreen-spitsbergen-2014/ Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:33:16 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=621 This film shows timelapses from Kronebreen in Spitsbergen, Svalbard. 7 cameras were set up in May 2014 to monitor the fast-flowing tidewater glacier Kronebreen.

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Contamination impact in the “natural laboratory” of Bjørnøya http://www.framshorts.com/video/contamination-impact-in-the-natural-laboratory-of-bjornoya/ Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:28:02 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=612 During recent years, researchers from several disiplines and institutions in the Fram Centre institutions  have worked together on Bjørnøya (Beer Island, Norway), studying the presence and fate of organic pollutans (POPs) in the this apparently pristine Arctic environment.

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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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Fram Strait 2012 http://www.framshorts.com/video/fram-strait-2012/ Fri, 28 Sep 2012 07:25:08 +0000 http://www.framshorts.com/?post_type=video&p=410 Every year, Fram Centre scientist go north to the icy waters of the Fram Strait. Here, the conditions are perfect for research on water and sea ice, and several different projects are carried out.

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