Sea Change competition winner visits MBA

Posted on Dec 23, 2016

The UK winner of an international competition to make a video about marine conservation visited us at the Citadel Hill laboratory.

As part of the EU Sea Change project people from all over Europe were invited to share their ideas about how to increase awareness of European citizens regarding the importance of the ocean for us and importance of our daily actions, for the ocean. People were asked to make a short video in which they presented their idea. Seven countries took part in the contest including the UK. The public voted on their favourite video with a winner from each country receiving a prize plus an overall European title.

The prize for the UK winner was a visit to the MBA’s internationally renowned laboratory on Plymouth Hoe. The UK entry that received the most votes was created by Allicia Fullerton from Budleigh Salterton with a video that focuses on the...

December 2016 YMB Blog

Posted on Dec 17, 2016

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Welcome to the December YMB Blog!

Season’s Greetings and welcome to the December YMB Blog! There are some very exciting marine biology headlines to report this month that we hope you will enjoy reading about. In the Member Article section, we hear from former YMB members Georgia, Caitlin and Alys who have now moved on to become Student members and have some inspiring stories to share with you. Additionally, the time has come to announce the winner of the first ever YMB Competition, and to wish you all a joyful Festive Season and a prosperous New Year.

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November 2016 YMB Blog

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

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Welcome to the November YMB Blog!

Hello and welcome to the November YMB Blog! We hope you were looking forward to this month’s updates? So for you, this month we have some very exciting marine biology news and yet another YMB Member Article. Additionally, we would like to invite you to the upcoming member-only event taking place in December and remind you that you are invited to enter the first ever YMB Competition. We have already received some very impressive Christmas card designs and are grateful to those of you who have entered the competition so far; the judges have a difficult task ahead.

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And remember, we would love you to contribute to the content of this blog as much as possible. Please share your stories, reports, finds and photos with us. Sharing your photos, writing, art work comments or questions with us for use in future...

October 2016 YMB Blog

Posted on Oct 20, 2016

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Welcome to the October YMB Blog!

Hello and welcome to the October YMB Blog! We hope you enjoyed reading last month’s stories? This month we have not only the usual exciting marine biology news and our second YMB Member Article for you but also some new features we hope you will enjoy such a species highlights section and some festive news. Continue reading to find out more.

And remember, we would love you to contribute to the content of this blog as much as possible. Please share your stories, reports, finds and photos with us. Sharing your photos, writing, art work comments or questions with us for use in future blog content and bulletins may earn you an exclusive MBA pin badge! (see picture) email to: ymb@mba.ac.uk or share with us on Facebook , Twitter or Instagram

Latest Marine Biology News

There has been some really interesting...

September 2016 YMB Blog

Posted on Sep 20, 2016

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Welcome to the September YMB Blog!

Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog! We hope you enjoyed reading last month’s stories? So today we have lots of exciting marine biology news, information about upcoming events and our first ever YMB Member Article for you. Continue reading to find out more.

And remember, we would love you to contribute to the content of this blog as much as possible. Please share your stories, reports, finds and photos with us. Sharing your photos, writing, art work comments or questions with us for use in future blog content and bulletins may earn you an exclusive MBA pin badge! (see picture) email to: ymb@mba.ac.uk or share with us on Facebook or Twitter

Latest Marine Biology News

Have you been tuned in to the latest news?! Everyday marine scientists discover new knowledge, re-encounter lost species and...

August 2016 YMB Blog

Posted on Aug 8, 2016

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Welcome to the YMB Blog page!

Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog! We hope you enjoyed reading last month’s stories? So today we have lots of exciting marine biology news, information about upcoming events and our first ever YMB Member Article for you. Continue reading to find out more.

And remember, we would love you to contribute to the content of this blog as much as possible. Please share your stories, reports, finds and photos with us. Sharing your photos, writing, art work comments or questions with us for use in future blog content and bulletins may earn you an exclusive MBA pin badge! (see picture) email to: ymb@mba.ac.uk or share with us on Facebook or Twitter

Meet the new YMB Officer

Hello YMB members! My name is Eliane, and I am the new YMB officer. This means that you can contact me anytime with questions,...