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.  
Since 2021 we have had the privilege of working with North Sails as a technical partner. The Barba captain Andreas has also been selected as a North Sails ambassador. In this recent post by North, you
In a recent National Geographic UK article written by Hugh Francis Anderson, Barba and Arctic Sense 2021 were featured with the story of their blue whale encounter during the expedition.
December 7th Andreas had the great pleasure of doing a live broadcast for 400 school children in the US & Canada, speaking about sailing in the Arctic and nature conservation.
October 5, 2021 Barba returned to her homeport of Stavanger which she left June 1st 4 months earlier. The total travelled distance was 6000 nautical miles / 10 000 km, equivalent to a quarter of the g
Andreas was invited to give the opening address at the climate business leaders COP26 breakfast and later presented the Arctic Sense project on the Energy Transition stage.
The Arctic Sense expedition was recently featured in a News-O-Matic article
After nearly 4 months at sea, Barba has arrived to London

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