Bret Perry Anti-Access/Area Denial, Eastern Europe 10 seconds later, this final missile struck the Truxton’s bow at supersonic speeds, delivering a crippling blow to the American warship. On the cold, cloudy afternoon of March 18th,...Show More Summary
We studied the response of the heterotrophic flagellate (HF) community to the combined impact of warming and ocean acidification in a mesocosm experiment with a plankton community from the western Baltic Sea. We performed a quantitative analysis of the response at the level of total biomass and size classes and a semi-quantitative one at the […]
A dolphin described as "friendly" and "lonely" appears to be engaging swimmers in the Baltic Sea close to Kiel, Germany. The dolphin's behavior has led many to think it wants to play with children swimming in the sea. While it's notShow More Summary
The house was built close to the Baltic Sea, where the owner can enjoy kitesurfing and have an easy access to the beach. Informed by the surrounding landscape, the design of the house accentuates traditional building techniques and locally available building materials. Show More Summary
A dolphin has turned up at Kiel harbour and has become very friendly with the local children, taking them for rides on its fins.
Russia plans to fully halt exports of oil products from other than Russian ports on the Baltic Sea by 2018, the head of oil pipeline monopoly Nikolai Tokarev told President Vladimir Putin on Monday.
Four Baltic Sea ports, namely Estonia’s port of Tallinn, Swedish ports of Stockholm and Finland’s ports of Helsinki and Turku, signed a Memorandum of Understanding
KALININGRAD, Russia (Reuters) - The Baltic Sea outpost of Kaliningrad was once touted as Russia's future Hong Kong: separated from the mainland, with a special status that would allow it to thrive through trade.
Riga is not only the capital and the largest city of Latvia, but also the largest city of the Baltic states. The city lies on the Gulf of Riga, at the mouth of the Daugava, above sea level, on a flat and sandy plain. It is a member of...Show More Summary
Many times in history our sea was the arena of big wars. Today it is viewed as home and a uniting factor to many nations. With national politics as changing and unstable as it is today, cities, including cities of the Baltic Sea region,...Show More Summary
Usedom Music Festival ©Geert Maciejewski Usedom is an island in the Baltic Sea; situated close to the Eastern - most border of Germany, since 1945 the island has been split between Germany and Poland. And since 1994 the island has hosted the Usedom Music Festival. Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Merkel Faces Home-State Defeat Over Immigration. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble’s election rally in the Baltic Sea town of Rostock was all going according to script until the discussion turned to refugees. After...Show More Summary
US Marine Corps in Europe said in a press release that US forces took part in the Agile Spirit 16 collective defense drills alongside units from Georgia, Ukraine, Latvia, Romania and Bulgaria.
Carbon capture and storage is promoted as a mitigation method counteracting the increase of atmospheric CO2 levels. However, at this stage, environmental consequences of potential CO2 leakage from sub-seabed storage sites are still largely unknown. Show More Summary
Hear about a Baltic Cruise on Viking Ocean as the Amateur Traveler talks to Mary Jo Manzanares from travelingwithmj.com about their recent Viking Homelands cruise on the Viking Sea. Chris, Mary Jo […] The post Baltic Cruise with Viking...Show More Summary
One of the world’s largest offshore substations departed from Cadiz in Southern Spain this past weekend, setting sail for the 350 MW Wikinger offshore windfarm in the German zone of the Baltic Sea. The ‘Andalucía’ substation was built...Show More Summary
Just off the southernmost tip of the Finnish mainland sit Tullholmen and Kobben Islands. Huddling close to one another where the Gulf of Finland meets the Baltic Sea, the islands are separated by a narrow strait that is home to a unique...Show More Summary
Americas The USMC has announced the beginning of a mass repair effort of its CH-53E fleet following the fatal crash of one in 2014. In total, 147 of the aging heavy lift helicopters will undergo the reset over a three-year period. Each helicopter will undergo a 110 process where it will be stripped down, rebuilt, […]
There is still no response from NATO to Russia’s initiative on enhancing the security of military jet flights over the Baltic Sea; Russian political analyst Dmitry Zhuravlev suggests that its silence only proves that it is not interested in improving relations with Russia, and on the contrary that it needs adversaries to justify its existence.
Rising seawater temperatures and increased nutrient concentrations could lead to a decline of the bladder wrack Fucus vesiculosus in the Baltic Sea in the future, according to experiments conducted by marine scientists. Because Fucus...Show More Summary