Ever wondered what it’s like being a scientist in the Southern Ocean?

By Sarah Schofield

8 September 2015

Working at sea as a marine scientist seems like it’d be fun, right?

Well sometimes the conditions can get a bit hairy, particularly in the Southern Ocean.

This great little video from the cold water trial voyage on board RV Investigator will give you a bit of an idea of what it’s like to head south to the Antarctic ice-edge.