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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.
Meitheamh 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.
Meitheamh 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.
Meitheamh 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
Meitheamh 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
Meitheamh 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).
Meitheamh 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
Meitheamh 7, 2019
One of the key outputs of the Our Ocean Wealth Summit and Seafest, Ireland's national maritime festival, is to engage...
RV Celtic Explorer lit up blue in the Port of Cork, for SeaFest 2019. Photo Gerard McCarthy.
Meitheamh 7, 2019
Beidh breis is 50 séadchomharthaí tíre agus foirgnimh ar fud oileán na hÉireann ag lasadh suas i ngorm an deireadh...
Pictured at the launch of SeaFest, Ireland’s largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, which takes place at the Port of Cork, Cork City from 7 – 9 June are (back l-r) Colum Byrne, Second Lieutenant; Mick Finn, Lord Mayor of Cork; Dr Peter Heffernan, CEO of the Marine Institute; Cathy Buchanan, General Manager, Meitheal Mara; and Jim O'Toole, CEO of BIM with (front l-r) Lola Grainger (10), Archie Murray (6) and Marvin Grainger (7).
Meitheamh 6, 2019
An interactive hut made up of 60kg of household plastics, the average amount used by an adult in Ireland each year,...
The Tale of Cill Stifeen. Co. Clare.
Meitheamh 5, 2019
The Marine Institute's Explorers Education Programme recently introduced up to 300 primary school children from around...