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Group picture of the European Youth Parliament preparation.

Blue Society Launch in Brussels

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Last Wednesday, the 18th of November 2015, European leaders in marine and maritime research, governance and business have met in the European Parliament in Brussels, together with young citizens, to collaborate in building a Blue Society that prioritises a collective and sustai

Fin whale on stern of ship (J.Haelters, OD Nature)

Common Fin whale in Ghent

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On Monday, November 9th, 2015 a whale was found on a ship in the port of Ghent. Marine mammal specialist Jan Haelters of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences is responsible for the further scientific research of the whale.

Block with perinatal specimens of Saurolophus angustirostris (Photo: Thierry Hubin, RBINS)

Baby Dinosaurs from Mongolia

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Reinout Verbeke

Belgian palaeontologists have described baby dinosaurs with associated shell fragments. The Saurolophus dinosaurs were likely from a nest. The find sheds more light on the earliest stages of development of this giant hadrosaur species with typical crest.

Mr Tommelein prepares for take off.

Secretary of State for the North Sea Bart Tommelein flies with us to evaluate the Flinterstar situation

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On Friday the 9th of October, Secretary of State for the North Sea Bart Tommelein flew with us to evaluate the Flinterstar situation at sea. The ship sank after a collision with another ship near Zeebrugge.

Commander Tabureau, Commander Van Tricht, Operational Director RBINS Patrick Roose (picture J.Urbain, mil.be).

New commander on RV Belgica

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On Friday the 11th of September 2015, Bernard Tabureau took over the command of the oceanographic research vessel RV Belgica from Luc Van Tricht in Temse.


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