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New Hand Signal for Divers: The P for Plastic

by DiveSSI - 20th March 2019
Did you know that there is a new hand signal in the diving world? A group of Dutch divers, diving companies and the Plastic Soup Foundation in...
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Ein Korallenriff im Mittelmeer

by DiveSSI - 20th March 2019
Forscher entdecken ausgedehntes Korallenriff vor Süditalien

Vor der Küste Italiens haben Forscher um Giuseppe Corriero von der Universität B...
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A coral reef in the Mediterranean

by DiveSSI - 20th March 2019
Researchers are discovering extensive coral reef off the coast of southern Italy

Off the coast of Italy, researchers led by Giuseppe Corriero o...
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New MySSI App Feature: Buddy List

by DiveSSI - 19th March 2019
We are continually working on improving the MySSI App by adding new features and making it easier to use. In the latest updated version of the App, yo...
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Korallen leiden unter Schwankungen des Salzgehalts

by DiveSSI - 19th March 2019
Reduzierter Salzgehalt des Meerwassers hat verheerende Auswirkungen auf die Korallenchemie

Neue Untersuchungen zeigen, dass drastische Verände...
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Corals suffer due to salinity fluctuation

by DiveSSI - 19th March 2019
Reduced salinity of seawater has devastating effects on corals

Recent studies show that drastic changes in salinity in the sea, e.g. severe fre...
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Dive Site of the Month

by DiveSSI - 18th March 2019
East Point of Curaçao If you are in search of a beautiful sunrise or the best dive site in Curaçao, you need to head towards the East Point. What ...
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Antarktis-Expedition zum Larsen-C-Schelfeis und zum Eisberg A68

by DiveSSI - 18th March 2019
Forscher wollen Leben unter hunderte Meter dickem Eis erkunden

Ein internationales Forschungsteam unter Leitung des Alfred-Wegener-Instituts (A...
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Researchers want to explore life under hundreds of feet of ice

by DiveSSI - 18th March 2019
Antarctic expedition to the Larsen C ice shelf and iceberg A68

An international research team led by the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) will em...
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Ungebremste Plastikflut

by DiveSSI - 16th March 2019
UN-Umweltgipfel endet ohne wirksame Einigung zu Plastikmüll

Die UN-Umweltkonferenz in Nairobi endete am Freitag, den 15. März 2019, ohne dass...
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Uncontrollable plastic flood

by DiveSSI - 16th March 2019
UN environmental summit ends without effective agreement on plastic waste

The UN Environment Conference in Nairobi ended on Friday, March 15, 2...
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In Norwegen markierter Thunfisch sendet Daten von Irland

by DiveSSI - 15th March 2019
33 Tage unschätzbares Wissen über Roten Thun

Im vergangenen Jahr gelang es Meereswissenschaftlern, einen 250 kg schweren Roten Thun (Thunnus...
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Tagged tuna sends data from Ireland

by DiveSSI - 15th March 2019
33 days of invaluable knowledge about bluefin tuna

Last year, marine scientists succeeded in providing a 250 kg bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus -...
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Wissenschaftler unterstützen Klimabewegung “Fridays for Future”

by DiveSSI - 13th March 2019
Gemeinsame Stellungnahme bisher von über 12.000 Wissenschaftlern  unterzeichnet

In einer gemeinsamen Stellungnahme unterstützen mehr als...
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Scientists support climate movement “Fridays for Future”

by DiveSSI - 13th March 2019
Scientists4future : Joint statement signed by over 12,000 scientists up to now

In a joint statement, more than 12,000 scientists from Germany, ...
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Dive Site of the Month

by DiveSSI - 7th March 2019
On the eastern shores of the Mediterranean, you have the opportunity to experience a shark phenomenon currently happening and being researched b...
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SSI Professional Cashback and Pro Rewards

by DiveSSI - 7th March 2019
Accelerated Pro Rewards Have you been thinking about becoming an SSI Professional? If so, you can now take advantage of the new SSI...
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Unterwasserreich Salzkammergut

by DiveSSI - 7th March 2019
Die neue Saisonausstellung der K-Hof-Museen erschließt ein Paradies vor der Haustür, das auch Hobby-Schnorchlern zugänglich ist: die heimischen alp...
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Malediven: Deutsches Meeresmuseum unterstützt die Wiederansiedlung von Korallen

by DiveSSI - 6th March 2019
Ausbildung von Maledivern zu „Korallengärtnern“

Vom 9. bis 24. März 2019 führt das Deutsche Meeresmuseum Stralsund erneut eine Projektr...
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Maldives: German Maritime Museum supports the reintroduction of coral

by DiveSSI - 6th March 2019
Training of Maldivians to become "Coral gardeners"

From March 9 to 24, 2019, the German Maritime Museum Stralsund is again undertaking a projec...
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2. GTÜM-Symposium „Tauchen von Kindern und Jugendlichen“ in Wiesbaden

by DiveSSI - 6th March 2019
Der große Unterschied bei den Kleinen

Wenn es ein Thema im Tauchsport gibt, das immer wieder zu stark differierenden Ansichten und teilweise h...
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Nachhaltigkeitssiegel MSC schützt Wale und Seevögel nicht ausreichend

by DiveSSI - 5th March 2019
Studie offenbart erneut gravierende Mängel beim Siegel für Fischprodukte

Eine aktuelle Studie des NABU-Dachverbandes Birdlife International d...
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Sustainability Seal MSC does not adequately protect whales and seabirds

by DiveSSI - 5th March 2019
Study again reveals serious deficiencies in the seal for fish products

A recent study by the NABU umbrella organization Birdlife International ...
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Ozeanversauerung bedroht Dorschlarven

by DiveSSI - 4th March 2019
Jungfische zeigen Organschäden bei hohen CO2-Konzentrationen

Der Kabeljau, auch bekannt als Atlantischer Dorsch, gehört zu den wichtigsten ko...
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Ocean acidification threatens Atlantic cod larvae

by DiveSSI - 4th March 2019
Young fish show organ damage at high CO2 concentrations

Atlantic cod is one of the most important commercial fish species in the world. Studies...
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Unsere Meere versinken im Plastikmüll

by DiveSSI - 1st March 2019
WWF fordert globale „UN-Plastik-Konvention“
 
Den Tag des Artenschutzes am 03. März 2019 widmen die Vereinten Nationen (UN) dem Leben ...
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Our seas are a sink for plastic waste

by DiveSSI - 1st March 2019
Call for global "UN-plastic convention"
 
The United Nations (UN) dedicates the Day of Species Protection on 03 March 2019 to underwater li...
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Der gesamte Lebenszyklus von Kunststoffen ist eine Bedrohung für die menschliche Gesundheit

by DiveSSI - 28th February 2019
Greenpeace: Abkehr von Wegwerfplastik jetzt!

Ein neuer Bericht des Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) - Zentrum für Internation...
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Entire life cycle of plastics is a threat to human health

by DiveSSI - 28th February 2019
Greenpeace: departure from disposable plastic now!

A new report from the Center for International Environ mental Law (CIEL) - Center for Intern...
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Island will in den nächsten Jahren über 2.000 Wale töten

by DiveSSI - 25th February 2019
Isländisches Walfleisch wohl für den japanischen Markt bestimmt

Der isländische Fischereiminister hat am 19. Februar 2019 die Genehmigung f...
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Iceland wants to kill more than 2,000 whales in the next few years

by DiveSSI - 25th February 2019
Icelandic whale meat probably intended for the Japanese market

The Icelandic Minister of Fisheries granted a permit to continue whaling on 19 F...
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Coral Heros – Coral Reef Ecology for Kids!

by DiveSSI - 21st February 2019
The new educational kids comic Coral Heros by awarded illustrator Bernhard Speh and SECORE International is published! Coral Heroes takes its reader...
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Parasiten verflüssigen tote Fische

by DiveSSI - 21st February 2019
Der Kudoa-Thyrsit vedaut Fischfleisch zu schleimigem Brei

Wenn der Wirt stirbt, beginnen mikroskopisch kleine Kudoa-Sporen das Fleisch der Fisc...
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Parasites liquefy dead fish

by DiveSSI - 21st February 2019
The Kudoa-thyrsit converts fish meat to slimy mush

When the host dies, microscopic Kudoa spores begin to digest the fish's flesh. Once they hav...
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The Gili Islands –Rising from the Ashes

by DiveSSI - 20th February 2019
Most visitors are divers 2018 was a devastating year of natural disasters in Indonesia. One of those disasters was the Gili Islands being hit by an e...
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Leuchtende Korallen weisen Zooxanthellen den Weg

by DiveSSI - 19th February 2019
Fluoreszierendes Licht lockt Mikroalgen an

Korallen wissen, wie man gute Gesellschaft anzieht. Neue Forschungen zeigen, dass Korallen ein verlo...
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Corals light the way to a healthy partnership

by DiveSSI - 19th February 2019
Fluorescent light attracts microalgae

Corals know how to attract good company. A research study has shown that corals provide a tantalizing flu...
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Atlantik: neue Erkenntnisse zu Tiefenwasserbildung und Meeresströmungen

by DiveSSI - 14th February 2019
Langzeitbeobachtungen widersprechen bisherigen Auffassungen

Für die globale Ozeanzirkulation spielt der subpolare Nordatlantik eine entscheide...
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Atlantic: new findings on deep water formation and ocean currents

by DiveSSI - 14th February 2019
Long-term observations contradict previous views

The subpolar North Atlantic plays a crucial role in global ocean circulation. By near-surface ...
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Biologen entdecken Tiefseefische in extrem sauerstoffarmen Gebieten

by DiveSSI - 13th February 2019
Forscher wissen nicht, wie die Tiere dort überleben

Tiere brauchen Sauerstoff zum Leben. Jetzt haben Meeresbiologen eine große Anzahl von Fis...
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Biologists discover deep-sea fish in extremely low-oxygen regions

by DiveSSI - 13th February 2019
Researchers do not know how the animals survive there

Animals need oxygen to live. Now marine biologists have discovered a large number of fish...
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Florida Keys: neue Kampagne „Connect & Protect“

by DiveSSI - 11th February 2019
Florida Keys & Key West setzen auf nahhaltigen Tourismus

Die Tourismusbehörde der Florida Keys & Key West zeigt Besuchern und Industri...
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Florida Keys: new “Connect & Protect” campaign

by DiveSSI - 11th February 2019
Florida Keys & Key West focus on tourism

The Florida Keys & Key West Tourism Office is showing visitors the new "Connect & Protect"...
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Munition in der Ostsee: Überwachen, bergen oder liegenlassen?

by DiveSSI - 8th February 2019
Forscher geben Handlungsanleitungen und Entscheidungshilfen

Auf dem Grund der Ostsee liegen große Mengen versenkter Munition als Hinterlassen...
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Ammunition in the Baltic Sea: monitoring, recovering or leaving behind?

by DiveSSI - 8th February 2019
Researchers provide instructions and decision aids

The Baltic Sea contains a dark legacy of ca. 50 000 tons of dumped chemical warfare agents (...
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Kalifornien: Wale kehren immer wieder in Sonar-Testgebiete zurück

by DiveSSI - 7th February 2019
Sonarfreie Gebiete arm an Nahrung

Unter Verwendung von Daten von Unterwasserrobotern haben Wissenschaftler herausgefunden, dass Schnabelwale e...
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California: Whales always return to sonar testing areas

by DiveSSI - 7th February 2019
Sonar free areas poor in food

Using data from underwater robots, scientists have discovered that beaked whales prefer to feed within parts of a...
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US-Westküste: Sonnenblumenseesterne fast verschwunden

by DiveSSI - 5th February 2019
Krankheiten und Meereserwärmung lassen Populationen zusammenbrechen

Die Kombination aus Meereserwärmung und einer ansteckenden Krankheit hat ...