Education

The Mapping Application for Penguin Populations and Projected Dynamics (MAPPPD) is now live! . . .

The penguin population tool — MAPPPD (Mapping Application for Penguin Populations and Projected Dynamics) — that the Lynch Lab @ Stony Brook University & the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have developed for Oceanites is now live. Go to: www.penguinmap.com Ron Naveen, from Oceanites, explains: “MAPPPD keeps Oceanites and the Antarctic Site Inventory on the […]

“Future Of Antarctica Forum” concludes successfully . . .

Convened by Oceanites and hosted by One Ocean Expeditions onboard the MV AKADEMIK IOFFE expedition ship, February 28-March 9, 2016, the inaugural “Future Of Antarctica Forum” provided a unique opportunity for Antarctic stakeholder interests — governments, fishing, tourism, environmental, and scientific — to gather together and discuss moving forward, collaboratively, to secure Antarctica’s future as […]

The 1st FUTURE OF ANTARCTICA conference is about to sail . . .

Along with distinguished government representatives and experts from all key Antarctic constituencies (education, tourism, science, environment, fishing), and with the unflagging support of One Ocean Expeditions, Oceanites is thrilled that the 1st FUTURE OF ANTARCTICA conference will be sailing this Sunday, February 28, from Ushuaia, Argentina, onboard the AKADEMIK IOFFE (ONE OCEAN NAVIGATOR). We return to Ushuaia on […]

THE PENGUIN COUNTERS to be screened at COP21 . . .

      Exciting news, just in . . . On December 5, THE PENGUIN COUNTERS will be screened at the Oceans & Climate Pavilion during the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, which, for the first time in over 20 years of UN negotiations, aims to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement on climate. Check […]

THE PENGUIN COUNTERS @ The Smithsonian . . .

Going Out Guide – The Washington Post. Ron Naveen, subject of documentary “The Penguin Counters,” counts a rookery of chinstrap penguins in Antarctica. The film follows Naveen and his team’s research on penguin populations and their strategies for coping with climate change. The film by D.C. filmmakers Harriet and Peter Getzels is a highlight of […]

THE PENGUINS COUNTERS International Premiere @ SBIFF

THE PENGUINS COUNTERS has just had its international premiere at the 30th annual Santa Barbara Film Festival . . . Enjoy, enjoy! http://www.keyt.com/news/penguin-documentary-premieres-at-santa-barbara-international-film-festival/31055684 http://blogs.kcrw.com/whichwayla/2015/02/the-penguin-counters debuts-at-santa-barbara-international-film-festival