New species of octocorals discovered by TASCMAR

Posted on Jul 26, 2017

TASCMAR scientists, in their exploration of the ocean’s mesophotic zone in Eilat, have discovered species of octocorals previously unknown to science. Tel Aviv University discovered a new octocoral, called Altumia delicata, with both a new genus and new species (Octocorallia: Clavulariidae). The invertebrate was collected from mesophotic reefs of Eilat (northern Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea) and lives on dead […]

TASCMAR session at Marine Biology Symposium 2017

Posted on Feb 17, 2017

The EU-funded project TASCMAR is organising a general session on Mesophotic ecosystems: mysteries and research challenges at the 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium in Portorož, Slovenia from 25-29 September 2017. To see the programme and send in your abstract:


Posted on Sep 7, 2016

T6 is a partner in the European research project SecInCoRe – Secure Dynamic Cloud for Information, Communication and Resource Interoperability based on Pan-European Disaster Inventory- co-financed by the European Community’s Seventh Framework Programme. The aim of the project, started in 2013, is to identify data sets, processes, information systems and business models used by first […]

TASCMAR su EuroNews!

Posted on Jun 28, 2016

Per i ricercatori del progetto TASCMAR, il mare è scrigno di eterna giovinezza.. scopri perchè! Check it out! Italian version   For Researchers involved in TASCMAR Project, Skincare science is under the sea.. learn why!  Check it out! English version  

T6 supports Open Access

Posted on May 11, 2016

What is open access? Nick Shockey and Jonathan Eisen take us through the world of open access publishing and explain just what it’s all about. Watch the video!

TASCMAR Project News

Posted on Apr 20, 2016

T6 is joining the second General Assembly of TASCMAR Project in Granada (Spain) to present the impact assessment methodology aiming to evaluate the socio economic and enviromental impact of project outputs. TASCMAR Project  investigates the potential of the underutilized mesophotic zone of the ocean (between 30 and 100 meters depth). More info here

TASCMAR e T6 su “The Next Tech Science”

Posted on Jan 19, 2016

TESS video launched

Posted on Sep 3, 2015

The 1st TESS video, describing aims and main contents of the project, has been launched.

Videos on TESS (un)conference: “Can the transition to a sustainable future be locally led?” online

Posted on Apr 7, 2015

Videos of the keynote speeches and lightning pitches as well as the summary poem of the TESS (un)conference “Can the transition to a sustainable future be locally let?” are now published on youtube as well as on the TESS conference page. The event was co-organised by T6 and took place on Wednesday 27th May 2015 in Edinburgh, UK. You find […]

MAXICULTURE article published on EU Digital Media

Posted on Jan 19, 2015

The article “MAXICULTURE boosts initiatives in digital culture” presents the contribution of the MAXICULTURE project to the EU Cultural Heritage Domain (DIGICULT). It is published on the EU Digital Media portal.