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GEOMAR Director Professor Katja Matthes and H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco at the christening of the AUV Albert I de Monaco. Photo: Thomas Eisenkrätzer.

H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco christens underwater vehicle at GEOMAR

“AUV Albert I. de Monaco” marks Kiel's and Monaco's shared history in the field of marine research

A green laser goes from the OSCM vertically into the night sky over Mindelo. In the foreground a man looks in the direction of the laser.

New Laser Measurement System at the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo

Investigating Saharan Dust in the Atmosphere above the Island of Sāo Vicente

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Expeditions / Oceanblogs

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Integrative Baltic Time Series Analysis with RV ALKOR blog

More information on currrent expeditions you can find here: www.geomar.de/en/expeditions

More blogs you can find here: www.oceanblogs.org.

Image of the month


Image of the Month: December 2021

Sunrise off Svalbard during the arctic summer

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