08.10.2018 - Polarstern blog

Some words about geology and the Polarstern…

Some words about geology and the Polarstern…

By Myriam Caron | 81°N 128°E. As an ArcTrain PhD Student studying geology in the polar regions, it is with great excitement that I came on board the R/V Polarstern, with the Arctic Ocean as a destination. After several years spent studying the...

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27.01.2017 - Arktis-Blog: 79 Grad Nord

Snow + wind = snow in every corner…how to kill time.

Snow + wind = snow in every corner…how to kill time.

A new year has come and it seems like winter is finally there too.  The snow cover has gotten better since a while already, but latley the temperatures have dropped  quite a bit  as well.  But above all, we had wind. A lot of wind. Wind with snow...

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On board Polarstern, the students of the ArcTrain program learn a lot from the experienced scientists and technicians. In the current Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren Polarstern blog they report on geology - and the chief... Read facebook entry


What is the potential of the ocean and its ecosystems to reduce the causes of climate change and its impacts? New publication: 13 ocean-based measures for #ClimateAction (nam)

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17.10.2018 @AWI_de

RT @GERarcticoffice: Celebrating 20 years of Russian- German Research in the Lena Delta. Dima Bolshiyanov (AARI) and Hans Hubberten (@AWI_M…

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Den Anfang macht morgen Sebastian Böckmann vom AWI mit dem Thema "Kleinvieh macht auch Mist" – einem Vortrag über d… t.co/crs3miStR0

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RT @PierdW: #Grüße aus der #Antarktis haben wir von #HeleneHoffmann erhalten. Sie hat letztes Jahr den #SCIENCESLAM in #Bremerhaven gewonne…

Backpacking Amphipods

Backpacking Amphipods

Pteropod mollusks such as Clione and Spongiobranchaea produce chemical compounds that are known to deter other organisms and prevend the pteropods from being eaten. This molecule is called pteroenone a ketone that deters many predators such as...

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Kleinvieh macht auch Mist

Open Lecture

Kleinvieh macht auch Mist
"Die große Bedeutung von kleinen Tieren für die Algen im Südpolarmeer" in der Reihe SCIENCE GOES PUBlic!

When: Th, 18.10.2018 | Beginn um 20:30 Uhr
Where: Das Rüssel
Who: Netzwerk Pier der Wissenschaft / more >

Guided Tour

Meeresforschung für jedermann

When: Fr, 19.10.2018 | 10:00 Uhr bis 11:30 Uhr
Where: Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten
Who: Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten Sylt / more >

Guided Tour

Führungen im Alfred-Wegener-Institut

When: Sa, 20.10.2018 - We, 05.12.2018
Where: Alfred-Wegener-Institut (Wegener-Haus)
Who: Alfred-Wegener-Institut / more >