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Prof. Dr. Sabrina Speich (left) with the WEB postdocs (from left to right)  Marlene Wall, Ivy Frenger, Patricia Handmann, Arielle Imbol, und Michal Grossowicz. Photo: Anja Engel/GEOMAR
22.02.2019

A successful mixture of ocean observations and modeling

Prof. Dr. Sabrina Speich held 26th Marie-Tharp Lecture for Ocean Research at GEOMAR.

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Decreasing pH values in the seawater harm cod larvae more than previously thought. Photo: Catriona Clemmesen/GEOMAR (CC BY 4.0)
18.02.2019

Ocean acidification harms cod larvae more than previously thought

New studies on cod larvae show severe organ damages caused by high CO2 concentrations

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One of the organisms involved in the metabolic processes of the nitrogen cycle present in the oxygen minimum zone off Peru is the foraminifera species Uvigerina peregrina. Photo: Nicolaas Glock/GEOMAR
07.02.2019

Understanding nutrient cycling in the low-oxygen ocean

Kiel research team develops basis for quantifying the nitrogen cycling in oceanic oxygen minimum zones

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Drought or flooding?  In particular, developing countries like  those in the Sahel region of Africa could benefit from reliable near-term climate predictions. The photo shows a country road in Mali. Foto: NOAA via Wikimedia Commons
30.01.2019

Starting signal for Near-term climate prediction

Current ocean and atmosphere data provide basis for more reliable modelling

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The eruption of Sarychev Peak in 2009 seen from the ISS. The eruption transported sulphur gases into the stratosphere. Photo: NASA
28.01.2019

Extratropical volcanoes influence climate more than assumed

Study shows surprisingly strong cooling after volcanic eruptions in mid and high latitudes

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The Helmholtz Juniors in the GEOMAR Technology and Logistics Centre. Photo: Jan Steffen/GEOMAR
24.01.2019

Annual Meeting of Helmholtz Juniors at GEOMAR

Representation of PhD students of the Helmholtz Association meets in Kiel

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The participants of the POGO20 meeting. Photo: Andreas Villwock/GEOMAR
23.01.2019

Marine Research Summit in Cape Verde

CEOs of more than 40 scientific institutions meet at the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo

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