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OpenMODs project

POGO is supporting #OpenMODS, a project led by OGS in collaboration with AWI


OpenMODs aims to devise open access marine observation devices, that will be globally available to all. At this exploratory stage, the project partners are trying to encourage research scientists, potential partners from the private sector, and other interested parties to engage in a discussion about what is needed and how it could be achieved.


Beware of the "Temperature Debt"

- Artificial cooling of the atmosphere with aerosols carries a long-term risk -

GEOMAR Press Release 23 February 2018 / Kiel.


Stable gas hydrates can trigger landslides

"Cement of continental slopes" effect slope stability differently than previously thought  -

GEOMAR Press Release 20 February 2018 / Kiel.


Urbanization of Coastal and Shelf Seas

Prof Karen Wiltshire, POGO Chair and Deputy Director of Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, recently presented a conference paper on the topic of 'Urbanization of Coastal and Shelf Seas' at COME 2017 (Conference on Maritime Energy - Decommissioning of Offshore Geotechnical Structures).



Ocean acidification affects mussels at early life stages

22 November 2017 - Joint press release from GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and the Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean"


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