Issue 10 published May 2018

Issue 10 Contents

In brief

Research digests

Coastal hypoxia Nancy Rabalais
Tuning in to the symphony of the sea Tim Gordon
Evidence of the future: ocean warming in the Antarctic Gail Ashton


The other Red Sea Zahra Alsaffar
Rosa Mabel Lee Sarah Hughes and Stephen Dye
Refining our approach to marine oil spills Eve Southward, John Readman and Guy Baker
Keeping Papua New Guinea’s fisheries and traditions alive Jonathan Booth

Molecular taxonomy and explorers of the microbial jungle Holly Bik
Gerald Langer and Charlotte Walker

Sharing marine science

Great engines and grand challenges Willie Wilson
And the winners were... MBA student bursary awardees reports
A life in the day of a marine biologist with Aisling Smith

March is women’s history month and we thought it was appropriate to dedicate an article to women in marine science. It is not a secret that science (and related subjects) has had gender inequality right from the outset. But we should celebrate the successes and appreciate the efforts of those who have campaigned for equality over the past century.

Phil Williamson responds to “Ocean acidification: yet another wobbly pillar of climate alarmism” by James Delingpole, published in The Spectator 30 April 2016

The Marine Biologist magazine features articles drawn from the scientific literature, including the JMBA.

I’ve been lucky enough to be at the Biology, Ecology and Conservation of Elasmobranchs conference, and I thought I’d share a few highlights.

With Issue 4 out there and some time before Issue 5 needs my full attention, we have been thinking about how to promote The Marine Biologist magazine more widely (w

When I was 5 years old, I was given a copy of a book called The Fishes by 

I am excited about the really excellent content for issue 3.

Typesetting is one of those jobs that can be 80% done quite quickly but the final 20% takes an age.

Just a couple of days after the post about bacon etc.

A renowned oceanographer told me how a plankton sampling cruise in the Western Approaches in the 1970s owed a lot to the conflicting needs of those on board.