News

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

Sea of hope

World Ocean Day - inclement weather curbs events but not enthusiasm!

World Ocean Day is a movement that aims to bring ocean issues to the fore and...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Kelp forest research

Uncovering hidden forests: the beauty and importance of kelp forests 

Kelp forests are vital for coastal marine life and valuable to people in many...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Plastics in the marine environment

Great infographic on plastics in the marine environment now available to...

Posted on Jun 7, 2017

Southern right whale

MBA Short Course: An Introduction to Whale & Dolphin Biology And Conservation

Short Course: An Introduction to Whale & Dolphin Biology And...

Posted on May 11, 2017

Surveying the scene, Credit: Institute of Marine Research (IMR), Norway

The European Marine Board sets out its position on Citizen Science

European Marine Board Press Release 18/05/2017 – Poole, United Kingdom Sea for...

Posted on May 10, 2017

Sir Geoffrey Holland portrait

Sir Geoffrey Holland, 9 May 1938 – 20 April 2017

Sir Geoffrey Holland KCB We are sad to pass on the news that...

Posted on May 9, 2017

Sir Edwin Ray Lankester

The MBA is pleased to announce the award of two Ray Lankester Fellowships

The MBA looks forward to welcoming two new researchers who have won ...

Posted on May 4, 2017

A diverse Caribbean coral reef. Credit: Photo by Daryl Duda

Data from citizen scientists reveal how fish biodiversity is linked to sea temperature.

Data from marine citizen scientists reveal how fish biodiversity...

Posted on May 1, 2017

Other updates

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