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Environment Activist and former US Secretary of State John Kerry delivering keynote address at Our Ocean Wealth Summit in Cork
June 24, 2019
Working together in partnership to create the political will to address the challenges of Climate Change at Our Ocean...
Professor Louise Allcock and the Ocean Sampling team and students from NUI Galway as they were about to depart Port of Galway on RV Celtic Voyager. Photo supplied by NUIG.
June 21, 2019
Scientists and students at the Ryan Institute, NUI Galway will make a day trip on the Marine Institute's research...
Third-level students join the Marine Institute for Summer Bursary Programme
June 20, 2019
The Marine Institute has welcomed twenty-one undergraduate students as part of the 2019 Summer Bursary Programme. The...
Primary School students Aubrey O'Toole and Sinead Kelleher from Cork's Educate Together who presented a book called ‘Our Ocean – Marine Legends, Fairy Tales and Folklore in Ireland’ at the Marine Institute's ‘Wild Atlantic - What Lies Beneath?’ Expo at the SeaFest 2019 in Cork pictured with the President of the Seychelles Danny Faure and Minister Michael Creed TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine. Photo: Brian Lougheed.
June 19, 2019
Primary school students Sinead Kelleher and Aubrey O'Toole from 4th class Cork Educate Together represented over 300...
Andrew Power - Cullen Fellowship research on contaminants in seabird eggs.
June 14, 2019
Andrew Power is a PhD student at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology and a Cullen Fellow at the Marine Institute.His...
John Kerry, Alicia O'Sullivan, Simon Coveney and Selina Neirok Leem in discussions at the Our Ocean Wealth Summit 2019 in Cork.
June 11, 2019
Political representatives from 30 small island nations, global leaders and more than 750 delegates attended Our Ocean...
SeaFest 2019. Cork. Photo Brian Lougheed
June 10, 2019
Ireland's largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, SeaFest, held this year at the Port of Cork in Cork City...
Dunguaire Castle, Kinvara, Co. Galway Photo by Andrew Downes
June 8, 2019
More than 50 famous landmarks and buildings in Ireland and across Europe are lighting up blue this weekend (8-10 June)...
L-R: Andrea Carbulotto (OGS - Instituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Captain Denis Rowan (RV Celtic Explorer), Anneli Strobel (Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany), Aodhán Fitzgerald (Research Vessels Operations Manager, Marine Institute) and Dr Peter Heffernan (CEO Marine Institute).
June 7, 2019
Eurofleets+, which facilitates access to the largest advanced research vessel fleet across Europe, Greenland, USA,...
The Map of Ireland Is Bigger Than You Think
June 7, 2019
One of the key outputs of the Our Ocean Wealth Summit and Seafest, Ireland's national maritime festival, is to engage...