Happy New Year 2015


We wish you a Happy New Year 2015! [more]

Research Vessel SONNE


The German research vessel SONNE has completed her trip [more]

On German TV: Marine Scientist Nicole Dubilier


On German TV WDR: Marine Scientist Nicole Dubilier and her Research

Open Ship FS Sonne in Bremen



More Methane from the Deep Sea


More Methane from the Deep Sea
Mud-volcanoes as methane source [more]

Microbes and Nitrate


How microbes deal with nitrate. New Science study could help to improve fertilizers and reduce green house gasses. [more]

How Nitrogen gets into the Ocean


Nitrogen is essential for most of the organisms. [more]

Symbiosis in the seas


Official opening of the Department of Symbiosis at the Max Planck Institute. [more]

Enigmatic Methane


A study in Nature Geoscience solves a biogeochemical riddle from the ocean floor [more]

Toxic Ocean Conditions During Major Extinction 93.9 Million Years Ago


International study points to an ancient oxygen-free and hydrogen sulfide-rich ocean that may foreshadow our future [more]

Further Press Releases

Further press releases here.

Max Planck Lecture

Invitational Seminar at the Max Planck Institute

on Tuesday, January 27, 2015

TAL DAGAN (University Kiel)

will give a lecture with the title

"The lateral component of microbial genome evolution"

Host: Prof. Marcel Kuypers, Department of Biogeochemistry, MPI

Please join us at 14:00 in the Max Planck Lecture Hall
Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
Celsiusstraße 1, 28359 Bremen. www.mpi-bremen.de
Map of the Campus: www.mpi-bremen.de/en/Map_2.html