Marina do Valle de Chagas AZANEU (University of East Anglia, UK)
Ross WHITMORE (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
Scott HOTALING (Washington State University, USA)
Comparing Antarctic and Arctic eelpout genomes to assess possible convergent evolution of a novel, ice-binding protein. See report here.
Hotaling et al. (2021). The biogeographic history of eelpouts and related fishes: linking phylogeny, environmental change, and patterns of dispersal in a globally distributed fish group. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 107211
Aidan STARR (Cardiff University, UK)
Pliocene-Pleistocene Antarctic iceberg dynamics: a geochronology provenance study of Sub-Antarctic ice rafted debris. Report here.
Patricia VALDESPINO (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)
Genomic markers and structural biology of Antarctic microbes
Victoria WARWICK-EVANS (British Antarctic Survey, UK)
Macaroni penguin foraging limits on the north coast of South Georgia
Katherine SHORT (British Antarctic Survey, UK)
A new comprehensive biogeographical history of two species groups of Tardigrades in Antarctica. See report here.
Stanley KO (Rutgers University, USA)
Field calibration of nutrient and temperature proxies in deep-sea coral from New Zealand: towards reconstructing the Southern Ocean biological pump
Shaun BROOKS (University of Tasmania, Australia)
Establishing a connection between visual, biological, and physical disturbance impacts within terrestrial Antarctica. Publication: Insights on the environmental impacts associated with visible disturbance of ice-free ground in Antarctica.