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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…
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Recognition of the SSI Lifeguard Program

by DiveSSI - 19th March 2019
The SSI Lifeguard Program was proudly certified by the German Association for Pool and Swimming Operations. From March 01, 2019 the…
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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…
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Egyptian diver to break world record for deepest scuba dive

by DiveSSI - 18th February 2016
Egyptian diver Wael Omar is thinking big. Not only does he want to break the current world record for the deepest scuba…
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Japan is leaving the International Whaling Commission

by DiveSSI - 20th December 2018
Japan returns to commercial whalingJapan is leaving the International Whaling Commission (IWC). This is reported by Japanese media. Previously, international…
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Ireland: Successful Ghost Net Removal

by DiveSSI - 18th September 2018
Divers remove lobster pots and ghost nets from the bottom of the seaFrom 3 to 6 September 2018 divers from…
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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 readers…
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Lake Baikal: Ice Diving

by DiveSSI - 5th December 2018
Cold as ice and yet so hot!Lake Baikal is one of the largest waterbodies in the world. Super clean water.…
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Join us on a coral journey

by Carin - 15th October 2016
On the tropical island of Curacao, SECORE International's annual board meeting has just taken place. Scientists, aquarium professionals and the…
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Australia: Less sharks in Queensland

by DiveSSI - 10th January 2019
Decreasing stock since 50 yearsAccording to an analysis of the data from the Queensland Shark Control Program, the decline in…
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Healthy reefs “sound good” for coral larvae

by DiveSSI - 18th December 2018
Soundscape plays a role in the settlement of coralsIn the larval stage corals drift freely in the sea - but…
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Das lange Gedächtnis des Pazifischen Ozeans

by DiveSSI - 12th January 2019
Historische Kaltzeiten spielen sich im tiefen Pazifik immer noch abDas Meer hat ein langes Gedächtnis. Als das Wasser im heutigen…
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Gesunde Riffe klingen gut für Korallenlarven

by DiveSSI - 18th December 2018
Geräuschkulisse spielt eine Rolle bei der Ansiedlung von Korallen Im Larvenstadium treiben Korallen frei im Meer – wenn sich die…
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The long term memory of the Pacific Ocean

by DiveSSI - 12th January 2019
Cold periods still take place in the deep PacificThe sea has a long memory. When the water in the deep…
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Japan tritt aus der Internationalen Walfangkommission aus

by DiveSSI - 20th December 2018
Rückkehr Japans zum kommerziellen WalfangJapan tritt aus der Internationalen Walfangkommission (IWC) aus. Das berichten japanische Medien. Bereits zuvor hatten internationale…
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Weihnachten im Westpazifik

by DiveSSI - 21st December 2018
Forschungsgruppe untersucht mit "FS SONNE" die Geburtsstätte eines KontinentsWelche Prozesse laufen bei der Bildung neuer Erdkruste in den Ozeanen ab?…
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Deep Sea: Five new species of sea slugs discovered

by DiveSSI - 8th January 2019
The deep sea is still full of secretsA group of sea slugs – nudibranchs - are colourful, fascinating creatures. They…
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Australien: weniger Haie in Queensland

by DiveSSI - 10th January 2019
Seit 50 Jahren geht der Bestand zurück Laut einer Analyse der Daten des Queensland Shark Control Program setzt sich der…
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Marine sanctuaries are not safe

by DiveSSI - 9th January 2019
Trawl nets endanger many species In Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), the marine environment should be particularly protected. As a recent study,…
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Meeresschutzgebiete sind nicht sicher

by DiveSSI - 9th January 2019
Grundschleppnetzfischerei gefährdet viele Arten In Meeresschutzgebieten (MPAs für Marine Protected Areas) sollte die marine Umwelt besonders geschützt sein. Wie eine neue…
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Tiefsee: Fünf neue Nacktschnecken-Arten entdeckt

by DiveSSI - 8th January 2019
Die Tiefsee steckt immer noch voller GeheimnisseEine Gruppe von Meeresschnecken, Nacktschnecken, sind bunte, faszinierende Kreaturen. Sie kommen in einer  Vielzahl…
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Myanmar: Forscher entdecken neue Wels-Art

by DiveSSI - 12th December 2018
Insgesamt 157 neue Arten am Mekong entdeckt In der Mekong-Region wurden innerhalb eines Jahres insgesamt 157 neue Arten entdeckt. Das…
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Forscher beobachten scheintote “Zombie”-Garnelen

by DiveSSI - 1st December 2018
Leblosigkeit soll vor Fressfeinden schützenBei der Erkundung der Tiefen des Golfs von Kalifornien mit einem UW-Roboter bot sich Forschern vom …
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New Zealand’s coastal seas are declared as marine “Hope Spot”

by DiveSSI - 3rd December 2018
New Zealand government must finally protect the last Maui dolphinsA good day for the rare Maui dolphins and their floating…
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Neuseelands Küstenmeere werden zum marinen „Hope Spot“ erklärt

by DiveSSI - 3rd December 2018
Neuseeländische Regierung muss die letzten Maui-Delphine endlich schützen Ein guter Tag für die seltenen Maui-Delphine sowie ihre schwimmenden und fliegenden…
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Live-Feed: Follow the autumn-migration of the humpback whales

by DiveSSI - 4th December 2018
Whales from the Barents Sea are heading towards the CaribbeanThe humpback whales have started their autumn-migration, but where are they…
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Die Herbstwanderung der Buckelwale live verfolgen

by DiveSSI - 4th December 2018
Markierte Wale aus der Barentssee ziehen Richtung KaribikDie Buckelwale haben ihre Wanderung begonnen, aber wohin ziehen sie? Norwegische Forscher haben…
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Eistauchen am Baikalsee

by DiveSSI - 5th December 2018
Eiskalt und doch so heiß!Der Baikalsee ist eines der größten Gewässer der Erde. Super sauberes Wasser. Fast unglaublich die Tatsache…
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Baby shark enchants researchers

by DiveSSI - 6th December 2018
Catshark embryo filmed in the CaribbeanFrom October 30 to November 20, 2018, NOAA and its partners conducted an expedition with…
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Baby-Hai entzückt Forscher

by DiveSSI - 6th December 2018
Katzenhai-Embryo in der Karibik gefilmt Vom 30. Oktober bis 20. November 2018 führten die NOAA und ihre Partner eine Expedition…
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Sea turtles contaminated with micro-plastics worldwide

by DiveSSI - 7th December 2018
Researchers examined more than 100 animals of all seven speciesResearchers from the University of Exeter and the Plymouth Marine Laboratory,…
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Meeresschildkröten weltweit mit Mikro-Kunststoffen belastet

by DiveSSI - 7th December 2018
Forscher untersuchten über 100 Tiere aller sieben Arten Forscher der University of Exeter und des Plymouth Marine Laboratory fanden in…
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Visual Markers: Brightly coloured coral reef butterflyfishes

by DiveSSI - 10th December 2018
Researchers have solved the mystery of the colour patterns of reef fishScientists have now discovered why some closely related species…
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Warum sind Falterfische so bunt?

by DiveSSI - 10th December 2018
Forscher haben das Geheimnis der Farbmuster von Rifffischen gelöst Wissenschaftler haben jetzt herausgefunden, warum einige eng verwandte Arten eines legendären…
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Hawaii: How does an eel get into the nose of a seal?

by DiveSSI - 11th December 2018
Eals in Seals: Researchers are puzzledMonk seals with eels in their noses have been observed several times in recent years…
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Hawaii: Wie gelangt ein Aal in die Nase einer Robbe?

by DiveSSI - 11th December 2018
Forscher rätseln über die Ursachen Bereits mehrfach wurden in den letzten Jahren auf den hawaiianischen Inseln Mönchsrobben mit Aalen in…
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Myanmar: Researchers discover new catfish species

by DiveSSI - 12th December 2018
A total of 157 new species discovered on the MekongIn the Mekong region, a total of 157 new species were…
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“Zombie” shrimps with innovative strategy against predators

by DiveSSI - 1st December 2018
Playing dead to avoid being eatenExploring the depths of the Gulf of California with a UW robot, the researchers at…
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DAN Europe offers research internships

by DiveSSI - 14th January 2019
In 2019, a total of 12 internships will be availableDAN Europe supports young people interested in diving medicine, physiology, biomedical…
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DAN Europe vergibt Forschungspraktika

by DiveSSI - 14th January 2019
2019 stehen insgesamt 12 Praktikumsplätze zur VerfügungDAN Europe fördert junge Menschen, die sich für die Bereiche Tauchmedizin, Physiologie, Biomedizintechnik und…
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In the focus: The oceans most productive areas

by DiveSSI - 16th January 2019
Researchers are investigating upwelling areas off Africa and South AmericaOn the eastern edges of the Atlantic and the Pacific, continuous…
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Biologen entdecken Tiefseefische in extrem sauerstoffarmen Gebieten

by DiveSSI - 13th February 2019
Forscher wissen nicht, wie die Tiere dort überlebenTiere brauchen Sauerstoff zum Leben. Jetzt haben Meeresbiologen eine große Anzahl von Fischen…
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Atlantic: new findings on deep water formation and ocean currents

by DiveSSI - 14th February 2019
Long-term observations contradict previous viewsThe subpolar North Atlantic plays a crucial role in global ocean circulation. By near-surface cooling, warm…
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Atlantik: neue Erkenntnisse zu Tiefenwasserbildung und Meeresströmungen

by DiveSSI - 14th February 2019
Langzeitbeobachtungen widersprechen bisherigen AuffassungenFür die globale Ozeanzirkulation spielt der subpolare Nordatlantik eine entscheidende Rolle. Durch oberflächennahe Abkühlung wird warmes Wasser…
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Corals light the way to a healthy partnership

by DiveSSI - 19th February 2019
Fluorescent light attracts microalgaeCorals know how to attract good company. A research study has shown that corals provide a tantalizing…
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Leuchtende Korallen weisen Zooxanthellen den Weg

by DiveSSI - 19th February 2019
Fluoreszierendes Licht lockt Mikroalgen anKorallen wissen, wie man gute Gesellschaft anzieht. Neue Forschungen zeigen, dass Korallen ein verlockendes fluoreszierendes grünes…
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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…