News

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

Dr Michael Cunliffe, MBA Research Fellow

What have marine microbes ever done for us?

What have marine microbes ever done for us? MBA Resarch Fellow Dr Michael...

Posted on Jul 26, 2017

A new review on the roles of vitamins in phytoplankton nutrition

MBA researcher Dr Katherine Helliwell has published a new review examining how...

Posted on Jul 21, 2017

A red seaweed of the genus Porphyra

Inside the genome of the common red seaweed Porphyra

Porphyra is a common red seaweed found in the intertidal zone throughout the...

Posted on Jul 20, 2017

Native kelps are important habitats for marine wildlife

Will a non-native macroalgae change our kelp forests?

A new paper published by a group of researchers at the MBA considers the...

Posted on Jul 19, 2017

Beach Rangers at Kinterbury Creek

The Beach Rangers are back!

The Beach Rangers are back: join us for marine adventures this summer...

Posted on Jul 6, 2017

Young people participating in Crab Watch

Crab Watchers Wanted! New Citizen Science Project to Monitor Crab Species

Crab Watchers Wanted! New Citizen Science Project to Monitor Crab Species How...

Posted on Jul 5, 2017

OSPAR intermediate assessment

OSPAR launches its 2017 Intermediate Assessment

OSPAR's Intermediate Assessment 2017 was launched yesterday. This assessment,...

Posted on Jun 29, 2017

Whale stranding

Whale mass strandings - the nexus between conservation and welfare

MBA member Karen Stockin delivered the Citadel Hill seminar this week on the...

Posted on Jun 23, 2017

Other updates

The first Sea-Shore Safari of the year at Mount Edgcumbe!

On the 30 th of March 2017, the education team and volunteers spent the day...

Posted on Mar 31, 2017

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