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Marine biological news and information related to our research, marine policy or public outreach work.

Diatom. Colin Brownlee

Academia and industry are invited to submit proposals for access to research facilities and technology platforms

The EU-funded Horizon 2020 EMBRIC (European Marine Biological Research...

Posted on Feb 22, 2018

Marine biological survey

Blueprint: An opportunity for public engagement training and practice

Blueprint: The Future of Our Seas Opportunity for...

Posted on Feb 21, 2018

Aisling Smith

From Plymouth Sound to the Weddell Sea

Aisling Smith, the RV MBA Sepia ’s former Manager left us in January...

Posted on Feb 15, 2018

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Epifluorescence microscopy of the large marine diatom Odontella sinensis showing the arrangement of the chloroplasts.

Tiny probes measure cell surface pH in diatoms

Marine diatoms contribute significantly to photosynthesis in our oceans and act...

Posted on Feb 14, 2018

Frederique Viard

Frédérique Viard awarded CNRS silver medal

In a ceremony at the Station Biologique de Roscoff (SBR) on 30th January,...

Posted on Feb 8, 2018

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US scientist uses MBA mesocosm to investigate invasive species

A visiting researcher from the University of Alabama at Birmingham is...

Posted on Jan 5, 2018

Giant squid © Thibaut Thellier

A giant squid (Architeuthis dux) off Reunion Island, western Indian Ocean: the greatest giant ever?

Evgeny Romanov, one of the authors of ‘ A giant squid (Architeuthis dux)...

Posted on Jan 5, 2018

ASSEMBLE Plus flyer

ASSEMBLE+ announces first call for access to marine infrastructure

The MBA is a partner in the Horizon 2020 Research Infrastructures project...

Posted on Jan 3, 2018

Other updates

Exciting ocean outreach activities revealed in the Sea Change project’s third project newsletter

The third issue of the Sea Change project newsletter presents the exciting...

Posted on Mar 28, 2017

Marine Biologist for a day

Another successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science Week 2017

Another very successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science...

Posted on Mar 24, 2017

BSEW

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year.  

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year. Thank you to...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Harmful algal blooms

Harmful Algal Blooms - i Book launched

A marine science iBook entitled “Harmful Algal Blooms” has been launched as...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Young Marine Biologists

One Planet, One Ocean

Sea Change contributes to The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of...

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

Sea Change presentation at POGO

Sea Change Project Manager, Fiona Crouch, presents the work of Sea Change to...

Posted on Jan 24, 2017

Necora puber, velvet swimming crab, devil's crab

January 2017 YMB Blog

Welcome to 2017 and the January YMB Blog! Hello and Happy New Year YMB Members...

Posted on Jan 17, 2017

Sea Change competition winner visits MBA

The UK winner of an international competition to make a video about marine...

Posted on Dec 23, 2016