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

Long-term monitoring reveals how pink salmon influence their food supply in a region of the north Pacific ocean

Scientists have discovered that a single, exceptionally abundant fish species...

Posted on May 25, 2018

MP visits the Marine Biological Association

Last year Dr Matt Frost spent a week in parliament shadowing the local...

Posted on May 23, 2018

European Marine Biological Resource Centre Biobank (EBB)

EBB is an Interreg (Atlantic Area) funded project with 20 partner institutions...

Posted on May 22, 2018

A bigger Marine Biological Association and a stronger future for marine biology

Glasses were raised at the Citadel Hill laboratory on Plymouth Hoe...

Posted on May 18, 2018

Warming and Inhibition of Salinization at the Ocean’s Surface by Cyanobacteria

A recent study, published in Geophysical Research Letters , has...

Posted on May 17, 2018

Pirate Weekend at the MBA

aaaargh rangers.jpg The Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth’s ‘...

Posted on May 10, 2018

Professor Willie Wilson will lead the Marine Biological Association forward into its next exciting phase

Professor Willie Wilson has been appointed as the new Director of the...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

Plymouth science institutions merge, promising a stronger future for marine biology

The Marine Biological Association and The Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey (...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

Other updates

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

YMB, competition, Christmas

December 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the December YMB Blog! Season’s Greetings and welcome to the...

Posted on Dec 17, 2016

YMB, Sealife, hammerhead shark

November 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the November YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the November YMB Blog!...

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

marine christmas, competition, art

October 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the October YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the October YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Oct 20, 2016

YMB, Blog

September 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the September YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog...

Posted on Sep 20, 2016

Beah Rangers, Blue Sound, Summer events

August 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the YMB Blog page! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Aug 8, 2016