The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines. This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0702 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at McMurdo Station and ended at McMurdo Station.
These data may be used for pure academic research only, with no commercial or other application and all usage must meet the Met Office Standard Terms and Conditions http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/corpora
Stark, J.D., C. J. Donlon, M. J. Martin and M. E. McCulloch, 2007, OSTIA : An operational, high resolution, real time, global sea surface temperature analysis system., Oceans 07 IEEE Aberdeen, conference proceedings. Marine challenges: coastline to deep sea. Aberdeen, Scotland.IEEE.