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    Research

    MARUM research focusses on the role of the ocean in the climate system, interactions between geosphere and biosphere, and sedimentation processes at the sea floor.
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    Education

    The integrated graduate school GLOMAR encompasses PhD training in marine sciences, including social sciences and law.
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    Infrastructure

    MARUM operates and develops-cutting edge underwater technologies, archives for seafloors samples, the data center PANGAEA, and laboratories.
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    Exhibitions and videos, books and brochures, a school lab, press releases and social media inform the public about MARUM`s research activities.
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  • Photo: V. Diekamp, MARUM

    Research

    MARUM research focusses on the role of the ocean in the climate system, interactions between geosphere and biosphere, and sedimentation processes at the sea floor.
    more ...
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    Education

    The integrated graduate school GLOMAR encompasses PhD training in marine sciences, including social sciences and law.
    more ...
  • Photo: S. Diaz

    Infrastructure

    MARUM operates and develops cutting-edge underwater technologies, archives for seafloor samples, the data center PANGAEA, and laboratories.
    more ...
  • Photo: F. Schmieder, MARUM

    Discover

    Exhibitions and videos, books and brochures, a school lab, press releases and social media inform the public about MARUM`s research activities.
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Events

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18-11 — 19-11-2014
Open Ship SONNE in Bremen

Visit the new deep-sea research vessel SONNE in Bremen on November 18th and 19th!

Getreidehafen, Bremen
16-04 — 25-04-2015
Wanderausstellung MeerErleben

Die MARUM-Wanderausstellung MeerErleben ist nach der Winterpause ab 16. April 2015 zu sehen im Einkaufszentrum am Limbecker Platz in Essen.

Sea Trials RV MARUM-MeBo200

The new German research vessel SONNE carried out sea trials off the North Sea island of Helgoland. MARUM scientists tested the new sea floor drill rig MARUM-MeBo200. The German public TV reported live.
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RAiN Workshop

Recently MARUM hosted the mid-term workshop of the South African-German RAiN project. 45 participants from South Africa, Great Britain and Germany presented and intensely discussed new results from different sampling campaigns in 2013/14.
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Small Steps, Large Impact

In its early online edition the US-based science journal PNAS now published a paper by Dr. Lars Wörmer and colleagues. The team of researchers introduced a novel technique for accessing complex information about past environments with very high temporal resolution.
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Uplift of Africa influenced upwelling system

In a study, which is now published online in the magazine Nature Geoscience, MARUM scientists proved that the uplift of African mountain regions over the last 12 million years caused changes in the wind system at the South-West African coast and so intensified the upwelling of deep water in the Benguela system.
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