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05.10.2017 - Polarstern blog

Swoosh

Swoosh

By Andreas Muenchow, University of Delaware | Peter and I could hear the swoosh of our ocean sensors breaching the surface like a whale taking a deep breath before s/he dives down again. Only after the “swoosh” did we see the yellow, blue, and...

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26.10.2016 - AWI Ice Blog

Subglacial melt channel seen by TerraSAR-X and TanDEM-X

Subglacial melt channel seen by TerraSAR-X and TanDEM-X

Radar images of ice shelves show at some locations astonishing features – elongated structures that extend for tens to hundreds of kilometers before they fade out. Where do they come from? Radar waves get to some extent scattered by the surface. A...

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11.01.2018

The Menu of the overwintering crew at the Neumayer-Station III will be enriched by fresh vegetables. (nam)

Photo: German Aerospace Center, DLR

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22.12.2017

White Christmas guaranteed for the AWI wintering team at Germany's Antarctic Neumayer Station III. They included a tiny German lesson: Frohe Weihnachten - Merry Christmas... (fm)

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18.01.2018 @AWI_de

RT @SchuleSH: Interessanter Besuch bei Experten/innen: Wissenschafts-Staatssekretär Dr. Oliver Grundei informierte sich in der #Wattenmeers…


17.01.2018 @AWI_de

RT @J_praesentiert: #Abschäumer, #Ozonisator und #WissKomm: Finalist Ben Brandwein berichtet auf unserem Blog vom Besuch unserer Finalisten…



Küstenforschung - Nahrungsnetzanalyse

Küstenforschung - Nahrungsnetzanalyse

PD Dr. Harald Asmus und Dr. Sabine Horn von der AWI-Wattenmeerstation des Alfred-Wegener-Institutes in List auf Sylt untersuchen die Nahrungsbeziehungen von Organismen verschiedener Lebensgemeinschaften im Wattenmeer der Nordsee, insbesondere in der...

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2018!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2018!

Das Alfred-Wegener-Institut wünscht allen eine schöne Weihnachtszeit, frohe Festtage und einen gesunden Rutsch in das Neue Jahr 2018!

 

Eine gewaltige Lichtsinfonie spielte in tiefstem, feierlichen Schweigen über unseren Häuptern,

wie um unserer...

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Events

"Klima und Ozeane"

Exhibition

"Klima und Ozeane"
Photo Exhibition by Solvin Zankl

When: Tu, 05.12.2017 - Fr, 25.05.2018
Where: Klimahaus
Who: Alfred Wegener Institute / more >

Guided Tour

Führungen im Alfred-Wegener-Institut

When: Sa, 27.01.2018 - We, 05.12.2018
Where: Alfred-Wegener-Institut (Wegener-Haus)
Who: Alfred Wegener Institute / more >

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Potsdam Science Day 2018

When: Sa, 05.05.2018 - Sa, 05.05.2018 | 13:00 Uhr bis 20:00 Uhr
Where: Wissenschaftspark Potsdam-Golm
Who: proWissen Potsdam e. V. / more >

AWI in the Media

World's biggest wildlife reserve planned for Antarctica in global campaign
The Guardian | 13 January 2018

Antarctica greenhouse tests crops in space
SBS News | 12 January 2018

Toxic Thaw Syndrome
Hakai magazine | 11 January 2018

Icebergs Can Be Green, Black, Striped, Even Rainbow
Scientific American | 5 January 2018

The Larsen C ice shelf break has sparked groundbreaking research
ScienceNews | 13 December 2017

Permafrost, l'autre menace climatique
Le Mond | 22 November 2017

A Year on Ice
The Atlantic | October 2017 issue

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