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Heading for the Southern Ocean: SWINGS on video!

From 13 January to 8 March 2021, Catherine Jeandel and Hélène Planquette led the Swings mission. 48 sailors on board and 2 months at sea to collect, sample and filter water, with this main objective: to understand how the ocean helps regulate the climate by absorbing atmospheric CO2.

“It’s fun to be at sea, the sea is beautiful out there, and like nowhere else in the world!”

They explain it all to us on video!

Youtube video broadcast by “Paroles d’Exploreur” – University of Toulouse.

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