By Simon Copland

Dr Robert Strzepek with the Prime Minister of New Zealand, John Key

One of our own, Dr Robert Strzepek, has been awarded the New Zealand Prime Minister’s Science prize. Dr Strzepek is part of a team who have been investigating the potential role the ocean has had in influencing climate change over the past one million years. They examined how manipulating the oceans to remove carbon dioxide could mitigate or help solve global warming.

More information on Dr Strzepek’s work and the prize can be found here: