News

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

Charlotte Walker

MBA student wins prize at International Nannoplankton Association meeting

Charlotte Walker, a PhD student based at the MBA as part of the SPITFIRE...

Posted on Oct 17, 2017

MBA Coat of Arms

Invitation to MBA members: lecture and Annual General Meeting

Dear Member, RE: Talk, Annual General Meeting &...

Posted on Oct 17, 2017

Marine biological survey

NERC chooses MBA to deliver a 'blueprint' for public engagement with environmental research

The Marine Biological Association is leading a sector-changing public...

Posted on Oct 15, 2017

Lugworm cast

Love is in the air – citizen scientists are needed to help shed light on the sex life of the lugworm

The secret life of lugworms – citizen scientists are needed to help shed light...

Posted on Oct 14, 2017

Zahra Alsaffar from the Red Sea Research Centre, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia

MBA & MARS Best Poster winner, European Marine Biological Symposium (EMBS)

Zahra Alsaffar from the Red Sea Research Centre, King Abdullah University of...

Posted on Oct 11, 2017

The evolutionary origin of synapses and neurons

A new review article Evolutionary origin of synapses and neurons – Bridging the...

Posted on Oct 10, 2017

Marine fungi © Michael Cunliffe

Looking into the functional roles of marine fungi

The functional roles that marine fungi fulfil are poorly understood,...

Posted on Oct 10, 2017

Lee Bay BioBlitz 2017 Overview

The 2017 Marine Biological Association , North Devon Coast AONB and Coastwise...

Posted on Oct 4, 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