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The Research Centre for Arctic Petroleum Exploration, ARCEx, is a research collaboration between academia and industry with support from the Research Council and Norwegian authorities. Through a common effort, we contribute to the understanding of the geology and resource potential of the high north, we develop new geophysical exploration techniques suitable for the Arctic, and we develop new models for environmental risk connected to operations in the north. Education and training is an integrated part of ARCEx. ARCEx is hosted by UiT The Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø.


Open PhD position in Marine Ecotoxicology at UiT

ARCEx has an open PhD position in Marine Ecotoxicology at UiT the Arctic University of Norway. Organisation: Department of Arctic and Marine...

TED-Ed video: Why are earthquakes so hard to predict?

In 132 CE, Zhang Heng presented his latest invention: a large vase he claimed could tell them whenever an earthquake occurred for...


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