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Teaser image for North of North Documentary
Exploring the human spirit in the face of arctic challenges. ‘North of North’ aims to awaken hope and action against the climate crisis.
Thumbnail for the Arctic Sense film on show at the Aquarium in Bergen
The 12-minute film from the Arctic Sense expedition will be shown for 2-3 years, we had the pleasure of watching it at the Aquarium with a live audience.
Shortlist announcement for the 2024 Shackleton Medal
The Shackleton Medal honors modern polar advocates. Andreas B. Heide is shortlisted for the 2024 award, recognizing his commitment to polar conservation.
2023 Barba Project Impact report, Barba S.V. surrounded by sea lions
Impact Report for the 2023 Season: Showcasing Our Achievements Both At Sea and Onshore.
New York Times Magazine cover Hvaldimir
A couple of weeks ago, we had the pleasure of facilitating the introduction between two longtime friends of Barba: the Beluga whale Hvaldimir and nature & entertainment photographer Conor McDonnell.
Photo By Nordic Innovation - Nils Arne Haagensen
The Arctic Sense 360 educational project has been selected with twelve other projects as a green «best-pactice» project, in a pool of 130 projects supported with the green theme 2021-2022. The selecti
Back in the year of 2017, we met with a scientific team preoccupied with documenting humpback whales feeding behaviour with fishing boats. They used cameras on whales, to enhance the understanding of
Andreas B. Heide presenting at the political conference Arendalsuka. The event was hosted by The Nordic Council of Ministers and drew the participation of esteemed guests, including two ministers – Es
We are looking for crew to join us on our upcoming expedition. The 3 month expedition will be separated into 6 legs and we are looking for sailors, scientists/researchers, and storytellers.
We teamed up with research partners Whale Wise and The University of Iceland to bring the Arctic Sense 2021 expedition to life for everyone to experience through an interactive VR exhibition
Barba is thrilled to announce that Tawanda Chikasha, an accomplished sailor and science communicator from Zimbabwe, has joined our team for the Arctic Sense 2023 expedition.
Tales of Jan Mayen - poster
Our first co-production, the documentary short premiered at Kendal Mountain film festival in November 2022.  

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