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27.08.2015 - Polarstern blog

Polarstern, the small New York City

Polarstern, the small New York City

By Núria Casacuberta Arola and Viena Puigcorbé Lacueva | It is now more than 10 days since we left Tromsø, and during this time Polarstern became the city that never sleeps. Let’s imagine a small New York City sailing through the ice towards...

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25.08.2015 - Arctic blog: 79 Degrees North

Students in the Arctic

Students in the Arctic

For the past eight days a student group from the University of Bremen and the University of Kiel has been visiting Ny-Ålesund and the AWIPEV Station. Kai Bischof and Wolfgang Bilger had done such a student excursion once, 10 years ago, and decided...

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26.08.2015

Ein transantarktisches Dart-Turnier

Wenn beim Dart-Turnier der Gegner mehrere tausend Kilometer weit entfernt seine Pfeile wirft, muss man eben erfinderisch werden - so wie unsere Überwinterer beim transantarktischen Stationsturnier. (sl)

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Das AWI setzt Hummer in die Freiheit

Das AWI setzt Hummer in die Freiheit

Am Alfred-Wegener-Institut auf Helgoland züchten Wissenschaftler Hummer zu Forschungszwecken. Unter anderem untersuchen sie, ob Zuchthummer im Freiland überleben, wie schnell sie wachsen und welchen Anteil sie an der Gesamtpopulation haben. Zu...

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Events

Literature Festival Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen)

Dramatic Reading

Literature Festival Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen)

When: Tu, 15.09.2015 | 19:30 Uhr
Where: Alfred-Wegener-Institute, Lecture Hall in the Wegener House
Who: Literature Festival Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen) / more >

Guided Tour

Meeresforschung für jedermann

When: Fr, 04.09.2015 | 10:00
Where: Alfred Wegener Institute (Sylt)
Who: Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten Sylt / more >

Open Lecture

"Monster aus dem Meer: Mythos und Wirklichkeit"

When: Tu, 08.09.2015 | 18:15
Where: Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten
Who: Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten Sylt / more >

AWI in the Media

UACh receives USD 6.4 million for Antarctic research project
Fish information & services | 27 August 2015

Boom & bust in the Great Wide North
Science | 7 August 2015

More nations lay their cards on the table for Paris 2015
The Weather Network | 3 July 2015

Ocean warming triggers habitat loss and migration away from equator
Science Recorder | 03 July 2015

Fast-spreading crack threatens giant Antarctic ice shelf
Science News | 19 June 2015

Corals face uncertain future as oceans warm – study - See more at: www.rtcc.org/2015/06/09/corals-face-uncertain-future-as-oceans-warm-study/

Corals face uncertain future as oceans warm – study - See more at: www.rtcc.org/2015/06/09/corals-face-uncertain-future-as-oceans-warm-study/

Corals face uncertain future as oceans warm – study - See more at: www.rtcc.org/2015/06/09/corals-face-uncertain-future-as-oceans-warm-study/

Corals face uncertain future as oceans warm
RTCC News | 9 June 2015

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