Press releases

Below you find current press releases of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Reseach Kiel. Former press releases of GEOMAR and the predecessor  IFM-GEOMAR you find on the archive pages of the the years
2013, 2012201120102009 and 2008.

Current press releases


Small algae with great potential

Unique laboratory experiment shows rapid evolutionary adaptation to ocean acidification and warming

The picture shows sunspots as they can be seen in a sunspot minimum. Magnetic fields pass out of the surface of the sun and reduce the local luminosity of the sun. Therefore compared to the rest of the surface sunspots are recognized as darker spots. Photo: SOHO (ESA & NASA)

Sun Controlled Climate During Ice Ages

Irregularities of solar activity affected the climate 20,000 years ago

Dr. Elizabeta Briski. Photo: J. Steffen, GEOMAR

Where do the most successful invaders come from?

Dr. Elizabeta Briski has founded a research group at GEOMAR with a Sofia Kovalevskaya Award of the Humboldt Foundation

Glider deployment from an inflatable – a proven method in the open ocean, and equally successful in the shallow Baltic.  Photo: Michael Schneider, FS METEOR

Why so cold all of a sudden?

First glider mission in the Baltic Sea provides new insights into the coastal upwelling in Bay of Eckernförde

Standardized water samples are taken monthly at Boknis Eck since 1957. Photo: Mirja Dunker, GEOMAR

International Ocean Sampling Day in Kiel

Researchers at GEOMAR and Kiel University participate in a global measurement campaign


Re-defining a key role

How do bacteria react to elevated carbon dioxide concentrations in seawater?

What does Microplastic look like and what is its effect on marine ecosystems? Scientists give answers during Kiel Week. Photo: Jan Steffen, GEOMAR

Kiel Marine Science at the Kiel Week

Presentations, exhibitions and Open Ship offer a varied program for young and old

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