Sea temperatures from HMS Beagle

  The graph shows a comparison between modern sea surface temperatures (SST) and temperatures measured during the 1831-1836 voyage of Captain Fitzroy and Charles Darwin on HMS Beagle. Data collected by the…

Antipodean Islands

On a recent trip, I visited Campbell Island, the Southern-most of New Zealand’s extraordinary sub-antarctic islands. A fellow visitor from Ireland pointed out that Campbell is the land mass furthest from home i.e. Campbell…