March 17, 2016
Darwin Museum hosts Arctic seminar
As part of the Polar Expedition: Step by Step exhibition, State Darwin Museum in Moscow hosted a LMSU Marine research center seminar titled Arctic Mysteries: Unraveling Step by Step. The seminar was dedicated to the research conducted during the 2015 Arctic expedition on board the R/V Kartesh. The LMSU Marine research Center experts Nikolay Shabalin, Vladimir Chava and Victoria Melnikova gave an account of the research work in the Far North, shared their knowledge and experience gained during the expedition and answered the questions of the audience. Apart from that, Andrey Boltunov, the Marine Mammal Council Executive Vice President, shared curious details of the Atlantic walrus research.
Photos by courtesy of Dmitry Ozerov, LMSU MRC