They are talking about us


The New Zealand Herald recently featured our expedition and talked to Ian about some of our latest work in Ecuador:


The BBC featured some of the video taken during our expedition to accompany the press release of the Smithsonian E3 web application:  


Ocean Optics did an interview with TBF’s Team Leader Yves Moussallam to talk about the spectroscopic techniques used during the “Trail” and some of the scientific goals of the expedition:

A second interview was made with Nial Peters, talking into more details about the flame spectrometer used during the expedition and the challenges of field spectroscopy:


Listen to Ian Schipper talking about the expedition just before we set off to Chile in an interview at Radio New Zealand:


The Deep Carbon Observatory has followed our entire expedition very closely, dedicating a special blog page:

They featured a summary of the expedition on their website and June's newsletter:


Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UCSD) put together this short “best-off” of some of the video footage taken during the Trail. The clip is featured on a Giant screen at the Birch Aquarium:


Cactus Outdoor featuring our expedition in a dedicated blogpost:


The Franco-Chilean Chamber of Commerce dedicated the central pages of their December magazine (pages 10-11) to our work in collaboration with Air Liquide:


The webpage talked about our work in Peru:


Environmental Technology did a small piece on our use of Portable Gas Detectors:


Open electronics talked about some of the components on our drone systems:



Initial press releases at the onset of the expedition:


Land Rover:


Royal Geographical Society:


Institute of Research for the Development (IRD):


Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UCSD):


Victoria University of Wellington:




Ocean Optics:


Cactus Outdoor: