Ocean Research

Almost 70 percent of the earth’s surface is covered by water. However only a small part of the oceans has been investigated so far and every new discovery raises new questions. The scientists from the GEOMAR | Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel are working all over the world to reveal the secrets of the ocean and to answer the arising questions. On these pages you will find interesting facts and exciting stories about their research. If you're interested in a particular topic please choose from menu on the left.

 

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Ocean Acidification threatens cod recruitment in the Atlantic

International team of researchers led by GEOMAR finds increased larvae mortality

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The Gulf Stream in the North Atlantic shown by simulated surface temperatures in a high-resolution ocean model. Simulation and Rendering: ocean modeling group GEOMAR
 

What is the future of the Gulf Stream circulation?

New study by Kiel scientists reveals large model uncertainties

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