Photo exhibition about ocean acidification premiered at GEOMAR

20 September 2016/Kiel. In a photo exhibition by the German research network on ocean acidification BIOACID, the two nature photographers Solvin Zankl and Nick Cobbing present BIOACID members at their work and introduce organisms that current ocean acidification research focuses on. The exhibition i...

GEOMAR Director Prof. Dr. Peter Herzig, HSH Prince Albert II., Federal Minister for Education and Research Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka, Prime Minister Torsten Albig and Dr. Cornel Wisskirchen (Deutsche Bank). Foto: T. Eisenkrätzer.

Prince Albert II of Monaco receives German Ocean Award

12 September 2016/Kiel. In recognition of his long-standing commitment to the research, preservation and protection of the oceans, the President of the Scientific Commission of the Mediterranean (CIESM) H.S.H. Prince Albert II today received the German Ocean Award (“Deutscher Meerespreis”) in Kiel, ...

Participants of the workshop prepare for sampling. Photo: Joachim Dengg, GEOMAR

Bringing Science to the Classroom

9 September 2016/Kiel. New scientific results on biodiversity in the Baltic Sea and its role for ecoystems facing climate change and human uses were the focus of a 2-day workshop attended by highschool teachers from Germany’s northernmost state, Schleswig Holstein, last weekend. The organizers were ...

Dr Richard Spinrad (right) and GEOMAR director Professor Peter Herzig. Photo: Jan Steffen, GEOMAR

A sustainable Future for the Oceans

09.09.2016 / Kiel. With approximately 12,000 employees, 16 active research vessels, a scientific fleet of aircrafts and an environmental satellite program the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the United States (NOAA) is one of the largest organizations in the field of marine, envir...



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