GEOMAR director Peter Herzig (3rd from right) with his excellency Kyung-soo Lee (4th from right), GEOMAR scientists Taewook Par (left) and Wonsun Park (2nd from left) and the Korean delegation in the Technology and Logistics Centre. Photo: J. Steffen, GEOMAR
04.03.2016

Fostering German-Korean cooperation in Marine Research

Korean Ambassador visits GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

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The path of an active marine into a practical product is widely . The ALLIANCE project therefore combines various actors from basic research to industry. Photo : Leila Ivarsson
02.03.2016

An ALLIANCE for Innovative Marine Bioproducts

Interreg-BSR project Baltic Blue Biotechnology ALLIANCE started with Kick-off Meeting at GEOMAR

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18.02.2016

Submersible JAGO explores submarine volcano at El Hierro

Spanish-German cooperation provides insight into a seismologic hotspot

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Geothermal systems on the Reykjanes peninsula (Iceland). These systems are supplied by seawater from the mid-atlantic ridge. They are geologically similar to black smokers in the deep sea. Photo: Mark Hannington, GEOMAR
17.02.2016

Gold from Hot Seawater

Marine scientists found extremely high concentrations of precious metal in geothermal systems on Iceland

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The path of a plastic bag from the sea surface to the seabed Grafik: GEOMAR.
10.02.2016

Seabed as a long-term deposit for plastic

Kiel marine scientists investigate the depletion of plastic bags in the sediment

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Samples of Lithothamnion glaciale in the lab. Photo: Federica Ragazzola
08.02.2016

Ocean acidification softens important benthic habitat former

Coralline red alga form less robust cells under elevated carbon dioxide levels

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Temperature fluctuations of  the past 130,000 years, reconstructed from ice-core data obtained in Greenland. A major goal of the PalMod project is to simulate this epoch with a state-of-the-art model. Illustration: GEOMAR
05.02.2016

130,000 years of Earth's history for better climate predictions

German joint project PalMod to decipher the causes of past climate changes started

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