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GEOMAR, INDP Open Ocean Science Centre Mindelo

After almost three years of construction, the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo (OSCM) has officially started its ...

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AWI Retrieves Its Underwater Robot After Year-Long Mission

On 27 August 2017, deep-sea researchers from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine ...

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GEOMAR Uses New Methods to Date Lava Flows Off Iceland

Scientists at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel trying to understand how the Earth’s surface was ...

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Scientists Study How Faults Link to Water Entering Earth

Research led by geoscientists at the University of Southampton and with contributions by marine scientists at the ...

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GEOMAR Hosts Delegation from South Korea

The ambassador of South Korea to Germany, Kyung-soo Lee, has visited GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research ...

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GEOMAR Scientists Embark on GEOTRACES Expedition

German research vessel METEOR, under the leadership of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, is set ...

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Scientists Take Closer Look at Eckernförde Bay

The GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel has started a long term monitoring of the Eckernförde Bay and ...

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AtlantOS Project to Advance Atlantic Ocean Observation

AtlantOS, one of the largest and most ambitious marine research projects of recent decades has just started and ...

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Scientists Study Safety of Sub-Seabed CO2 Storage

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel has coordinated the ECO2 (Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)) ...

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Scientists Study Ocean Acidification Effects at Raunefjord

In a new experiment with the KOSMOS mesocosms, scientists from GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel ...

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Ferromanganese Crusts Show Past Climates

The onset of northern hemispheric glaciation cycles three million years ago has dramatically changed Arctic ...

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Scientists Study Potential Impacts of Deep-Sea Mining

50 specialists in deep-sea ecology, marine mining and deep-sea observation from 25 European research institutions ...

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Deep Ocean Currents Protect Tropical Corals

Researchers from Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre ...

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Scientists Study Tropical Oceans OMZ Growth

Long-term observations indicate that the oxygen minimum zones in the tropical oceans have expanded in recent ...

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Scientists Think Deep Water Melts Antarctic Glaciers

The water temperatures on the West Antarctic shelf are rising. The reason for this is predominantly warm water from ...

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Researchers Team Up in Ocean Study Off Gran Canary

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) and the ...

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AWI Scientist Recognised by Werner Petersen Foundation

AWI deep-sea expert Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius was honoured with the special professorship of the Werner Petersen ...

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Scientists Study Cold-Water Corals Off Norway

Cold-water corals of the species Lophelia pertusa are able to fuse skeletons of genetically distinct individuals. ...

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Researchers Use New Detection for Seabed Oxygen Supply

Based on the detailed investigation and new measurement technology described by a research team led by GEOMAR ...

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Researchers Team Up on Mediterranean Seismic Survey

With the aim of expanding the so far only fragmentary knowledge about the processes on the seafloor of the ...

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Geomar: Researching Effects of Environment Change on Corals

Scientists recover instruments and long-term experiments from two Norwegian cold-water coral reefs.  How do ...

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