15/10/2018

Engines are turned off and the wind carries the schooner at a speed of 35 knots at the end of this day crossing the Atlantic

15/10/2018

The Tara Pacific crew returning to home port.

15/10/2018

A cool wind and big waves accompany Tara during this beautiful crossing. Arrival in the schooner's home port is approaching quickly !

15/10/2018

The crew’s watches are moving ahead just like Tara, advancing another hour as Tara gets closer to Lorient.

15/10/2018

During the Atlantic crossing, Captain Martin Hertau is guiding Tara to Lorient, her home port

15/10/2018

The crew takes turns during this long crossing. François (deck officer), Sophie (cook) and Nicolas (first mate) enjoy one of their last watches together in Tara’s cockpit.

15/10/2018

Sixth day after leaving Boston, and first time Tara is fully under wind power. Everyone was impatient to hoist the sails !

15/10/2018

The crew gets together to hoist the sails !

04/10/2018

Eric Karsenti, one of Tara Pacific's scientists, giving a conference at Harvard University

03/10/2018

On Thursday, October 4, Tara will leave Boston and set sail to her home port in Lorient, arriving on October 27th. Taranauts stocking up on supplies for the upcoming Transatlantic

03/10/2018

At Boston’s harbor, the crew is busy: the Transatlantic is fast approaching, it’s now time to refuel before the big departure to Europe !

03/10/2018

In Tara’s kitchen, Sophie Bin cooks every meal with all her heart. Before crossing the Atlantic, our chef stocks up on food to feed the on-board crew for the next 23 days

03/10/2018

The French Consulate’s members meet our sailors and discuss Tara’s previous expeditions

03/10/2018

Boston’s budding scientists uncover the environmental concerns regarding the Ocean

03/10/2018

In Boston, Taranauts visit the Harvard campus and the paleontology library

03/10/2018

Charlène Gicquel is our smiling head mechanic who fixes the schooner faster than her shadow

03/10/2018

An evening in Boston is the opportunity to welcome our Partner BillerudKornäs to share research and solutions on plastic pollution at sea

03/10/2018

Musical break with our duo Nicolas Bin and Eric Karsenti in Boston’s harbor

03/10/2018

Chris Bowler, Charlene Gicquel, Eric Karsenti : Guess who’s the head mechanic, the plant and algae expert or the scientific director

26/09/2018

One last look at the Big Apple

26/09/2018

Sailors manoeuvre to raise the sails

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