Masters of artistic photography Yaroslav Amelin, Vladimir Vaskin, Andrei Ermakov and Alexander Terekhov, together with scientists, endured more than eight thousand miles in the waters of the White, Barents and Kara seas aboard the research vessel Kartesh.
17 February 2017 – the Analytical Center under the Government of the Russian Federation hosted the 2nd International Conference "Arctic-2017: Arctic: offshore projects and sustainable development of the regions".
March 2, 2017 - students and staff of MEPhI presented their projects to the expert commission of the "MEPhI Arctic contest", which they plan to design, test or develop in the Arctic as part of expeditions on the research vessel Kartesh.
We opened the "Arctic: step by step" photo exhibition by the Polar Expedition Kartesh. About a hundred photographs are housed in the Gallery of Classical Photography and will be available to visitors until March 19, 2017.
From February 8 to March 19, 2017, the Gallery of Classical Photography will host "The Arctic: Step by Step. Polar expedition "Kartesh" exhibition. The exhibition features the works of photo artists who, together with scientists, have traveled more than eight thousand miles in the waters of the White, Barents and Kara Seas aboard the research vessel Kartesh.
November 24 – Today we celebrate the Walrus Day, a festival designated for highlighting the decline of these marine mammals’ numbers. The Walrus Day was established in 2008 under the initiative of the WWF and the Marine Mammal council.