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NRP - Blue growth

Energy, from ENEA new studies on extraction from sea waves
Extracting energy from sea waves and currents is an idea that, in terms of power density and coastal area, is of strategic interest for Italy, a country with limited availability of other energy sources.
Publication date 06/12/2017
Source CNR
MareFVG and eXactlab present OpenviewSHIP
The crisis involving all industrial sectors has hit badly the shipbuilding industry, which has tried to address adequately the market challenges, by promoting a change in the sector towards the development...
Publication date 06/09/2017
Source OpenViewShip
Underwater archaeology, the activities of the BLUEMED project begin
The University of Calabria, together with nine European partners, has recently started the activities of the BLUEMED project, promoted by the European Union under the transnational cooperation programme...
Publication date 03/14/2017
Source Università degli Studi della Calabria
First international assembly of the EMBRIC cluster
From 12 to 14 September, the Anton Dorn Zoological Station in Napoli hosted the first international assembly of the EMBRIC (European Marine Biological Research Infrastructure Cluster) cluster aimed at...
Publication date 09/21/2016
Freshwater Molluscs, Key Elements at Risk
Molluscs are one of the largest phyla in the animal kingdom with some 100,000 species of invertebrates, widely spread and divided into five major classes: Cephalopods, Scaphopods, Placophorans, Gastropods...
Publication date 02/23/2016
Source Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
A step forward to understand the effects of climate change on plants
Zostera marina is a perennial marine plant of medium size, widely distributed in the northern parts of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, up to the Arctic Circle, while in the Mediterranean it is only present...
Publication date 02/15/2016
Source Università di Udine
Nasce a Palermo un nuovo centro di ricerca sull'ambiente
Sarà la sede del Polo di eccellenza del Mar Mediterraneo (presso l'ex complesso monumentale Roosevelt), ad ospitare il "Centro internazionale di studi avanzati su ambiente e salute - Cisas", cofinanziato...
Publication date 02/02/2016
Source CNR
Egadi project, a pilot model for sustainable tourism
Sustainable tourism refers to tourist activities that take into account the environment, culture and population of the area involved. In most cases, the term is used to refer to tourism in the Third...
Publication date 12/09/2015
Source ENEA
Microplastics: even the Arctic is contaminated, according to OGS
Microplastics – microscopic plastic fragments threatening the health of our seas – do not spare the Arctic Ocean, until now considered uncontaminated.
Publication date 11/03/2015
Source Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale