04.08.2016

Looking back into the future: Are corals able to resist a declining pH?

Samples from reefs at natural carbon dioxide vents facilitate predictions

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Schematic diagram of a subduction zone. Graphics: C. Kersten, GEOMAR.
01.08.2016

The search for the earthquake nucleus

Are calcareous sediments weak points in seismogenic zones?

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Lead author Dr. Corinna Breusing in the climate chamber with deep-sea mussels  Bathymodiolus azoricus. Photo: Jan Steffen, GEOMAR
03.08.2016

Phantom Habitats in the Deep-Sea

International group of researchers identifies connections between ecosystems at “black smokers”

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Luisa Galgani with sampling gear in front of a melt pond. Photo: Karl Attard
20.07.2016

How small marine particles affect our climate

Scientists investigate the composition of the sea-surface microlayer of melting ice

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19.07.2016

Looking ahead by reading climate records from caves

Dripstones reveal how meltwater from the ice sheets disturbed the climate in north-western Africa and north-western Europe 10,000 years ago

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Map of the region. According to GEBCO world map 2014, www.gebco.net
21.10.2016

Chile: On the Track of Aftershocks

Marine Scientists Publish Data on the Illapel Earthquake in the Year 2015

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14.07.2016

Calcification – does it pay off in the future ocean?

An international research team has calculated the costs and benefits of calcification for phytoplankton and the impact of climate change on their important role in the world’s oceans.

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