New MBA research quantifies UK kelp productivity

Fundamental understanding of the ecology of kelp forests is lacking in many...

Posted on Jul 28, 2020

Report on the marine ecosystems of south west England is out now

The South West Marine Ecosystems 2019 Annual Report is now available. The...

Posted on Jul 23, 2020

Dr Bill Langston (1951–2020)

Obituary Dr Bill Langston (1951–2020) The...

Posted on Jul 23, 2020

The first ever July edition of The Marine Biologist magazine is now on release!

We are proud to announce that the first ever July edition of The...

Posted on Jul 20, 2020

The Marine Biological Association's Support of the NHS during the coronavirus crisis

The Marine Biological Association's Support of the NHS during the coronavirus crisis

At the start of lockdown the MBA’s Cellular & Molecular research group...

Posted on Jul 16, 2020

Artist impression of laboratory internal space. Copyright Burwell Architects.

The Marine Biological Association awarded £1.35-million Wolfson grant towards a new Marine Microbiome Centre of Excellence.

The Marine Biological Association has been awarded a £1.35-million...

Posted on Jul 10, 2020

Image of a Coscinodiscus diatom isolated from a seawater sample taken in the English Channel (UK).

MBA microscopy image takes first prize in the Hilda Canter-Lund 2020 image competition

Davis Laundon's image of diatom has bagged first prize in the Hilda...

Posted on Jul 10, 2020

The beadlet anemone, Actinia equina, one of the invertebrate species studied in this research.

Are patterns of abundance across geographical ranges a predictor for responses to climate change?

Patterns of abundance across geographical ranges as a predictor for...

Posted on Jul 2, 2020