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

Microbe scale diagram

How microbes access dilute nutrients in the open ocean

The most abundant organisms in the ocean are unicellular bacteria. Two species...

Posted on Sep 22, 2017

MBA Sepia

MBA Sepia trials 'Ocean Indicator'

Recently colleagues from the Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (...

Posted on Aug 23, 2017

Community on a settlement panel similar to those used in the study

New technology in ecological research to predict how marine life will fare in warmer seas

A new paper published in the Proceedings of The Royal Society B...

Posted on Aug 23, 2017

Hyperiid Amphipod Jack Sewell
A benthic (living on or in the sea bed) amphipod.

What is a "sea flea"? Amphipods make the headlines!

Amphipods are small, shrimp-like invertebrates, and members of...

Posted on Aug 10, 2017