Deadline for applications: 21 December 2015! Host institute: Inhaca Marine Biology Research Station, Inhaca Island, Mozambique Dates: 8–12 February 2016 Organizers: The University of Gothenburg, Sweden; The Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network (GOA-ON). Show More Summary
Last week was a big one for veterans, the most important news being the 240th birthday of one of the greatest institutions known to man -- the United States Marine Corps. Next year will mark a decade since I raised my right hand and joined something so much bigger than myself. Show More Summary
Nature study on greenhouse gas feedback mechanisms between the atmosphere, sea ice and ocean From the ALFRED WEGENER INSTITUTE, HELMHOLTZ CENTRE FOR POLAR AND MARINE RESEARCH The ice-covered Arctic Ocean is a more important factor concerning the concentration of the greenhouse gas methane in the atmosphere than previously assumed. Experts from the Alfred Wegener Institute,…
The Nautical Institute’s latest book, Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners, builds on a concept first introduced in the aviation industry that was responsible
Despite global efforts to increase the area of the ocean that is protected, only four per cent of it lies within marine protected areas (MPAs), according to a University of British Columbia study. UBC Institute for Ocean and Fisheries researchers found that major swaths of the ocean must still be protected to reach even the most basic global targets. read more
Capt Pradeep Chawla, Managing Director QHSE & Training, Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Ltd., Presented a paper at the Nautical Institute Hong Kong Branch Seminar
In a new study, researchers from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) show for the first time that marine litter
The Branson School's current Ross campus, via The Branson School Local news outlets report that The Branson School, an institution that has long been known as one of the best private schools in the Bay Area, wants to build...
On Wednesday, 14 October 2015 the research icebreaker Polarstern from the Alfred-Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), entered its homeport in Bremerhaven.
JMS Naval Architects will complete the Contract Design Package next month of a 93-foot research vessel for Virginia Institute of Marine Science to replace its current research vessel, Bay Eagle.
Using a new net, marine biologists from the Alfred Wegener Institute have, for the first time, been able to catch polar cod directly beneath the Arctic sea ice with a trawl,
The Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) has partnered with the Arctic Monitoring Assessment Program (AMAP), Institute of Marine Studies (IMR, Norway) and the University of Gothenburg (UGot, Sweden) to undertake research into new theoretical understanding of the response of marine ecosystems to ocean acidification, with a focus on the Arctic. This research is under […]
For Institute of Marine Engineers of India having achieved standardisation and maintainenace of quality processes simultaneously not just at their Head
New research provides early warning of ocean acidification effects. Scientists from NOAA and the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies at the University of Miami have documented a dramatic shift from vibrant coral communities to carpets of algae in remote Pacific Ocean waters where an underwater volcano spews carbon dioxide. The new research published […]
Leopold Lobkovsky, a deputy director of Marine Geology Division at Russian Academy of Sciences oceanology institute, said that if Russia's relations with Denmark and Canada were not overshadowed by political tensions, the three nations could have filed a joint bid to expand its Arctic shelf borders.
West Kentucky Community and Technical College will host an open house and ribbon cutting for the Inland Logistics and Marine Institute August 10 from 4 – 6 p.
Dakota Meyer, Medal of Honor recipient and former fiancee of Bristol Palin, has called for a “full institution of the Second Amendment” after four Marines were killed in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on Thursday. Meyer took to Facebook with an impassioned call to arms for all Americans. Show More Summary
Date, time & location: 19 August 2015, 4 p.m., Bodega Marine Laboratory Lecture Hall, 2099 Westside Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923 Speaker: Rebecca Albright, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Carnegie Institute for Science, Department of Global Ecology, Stanford Host: T. Hill More information. Filed under: Courses and training, Education
Boksa Marine Design informs it has signed a contract with a Florida-based oceanography institute for the design and engineering of a new 78-foot coastal class research vessel.
Application deadline: 20 June 2015! This project is joined between German and French research institutes and universities, with partners at the AWI, the University of Hamburg, the Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO) and the Institut Français de Recherche pour l’Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER) on its campus in Plouzané. The candidate would be affiliated with […]