Ocean Challenge - Article Search Function

The Ocean Challenge Article Search allows a structured search of articles in all published editions of the Challenger Society publication.

  1. Select Type of Article (or leave as "All")
  2. Select type of Keyword Search (AND /OR). This will determine how Keywords are applied to the search.
  3. Add Keywords (optional).
  4. Click the link to add General Subject Areas or Topics (optional).
  5. Once search terms and requirements are complete press the "search" control at the bottom of the page and the results will be displayed.
Use the + control to expand the search results and display a download link to the search result result.

Type of article:
Keyword Search
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General subject area:

 Carbon cycle/nitrogen and phosphorus cycles
 Climate/global warming/sea-level rise
 Ecosystems/ecology/food webs
 Geology/geophysics/tectonics/hydrothermal vents/seeps
 History (including 20th century)
 Marine biology
 Marine chemistry/biochemistry/biogeochemistry
 Marine science and art/media/culture
 North Sea and other waters off British Isles/Europe
 Ocean acidification
 Physical oceanography/ocean circulation/dynamics
 Policy/management/socio-economic issues
 Pollution/sea-bed disturbance/harmful algal blooms/alien species
 Renewable energy (all kinds)


 Air–sea interaction/weather
 Arctic/Antarctic/high latitude/ice
 Bottom dwellers/benthic organisms/seaweed
 Challenger Expedition/Reports
 Commercial aspects/marine engineering
 Communication/knowledge exchange/education
 Continental shelf/margin/sea lochs/fjords
 Corals (tropical and cold-water)
 Deep ocean/sea-bed
 El Niño (and other climate cycles)
 Estuaries/salt marshes/coastal sediments/deltas
 Exploratory voyages/early hydrography/naval oceanography
 Institutions/research vessels/infrastructure
 Instrumentation/technology/research tools
 Law of the Sea/UNCLOS
 Marine mammals (whales, seals, manatees etc.)
 Oceanographic collections/time-series/databases (incl. on maps)
 Oceanographic programmes (BOFS, AMT etc.)
 Palaeoceanography/marine fossils
 Policy/management/socio-economic issues
 Satellite images/remote sensing
 Sea-floor mapping/sea-bed topography
 Sea-floor sediments
 Seabirds/marine predators
 Sound/light in the ocean/ sound pollution
 Tropical/equatorial waters

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