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

ASSEMBLE Plus opens its third call for transnational access to its marine biological research stations

ASSEMBLE Plus (Association of European Marine Biological...

Posted on Feb 1, 2019

An exciting opportunity at the MBA

Applications are invited from persons of appropriate standing for the post of...

Posted on Jan 31, 2019

DNA analysis of archived plankton samples reveals unexpected diversity

Harmful blooms of the alga Pseudo-nitzschia cause huge damage in...

Posted on Jan 23, 2019

Striped catfish, Plotosus lineatus

Research identifies alien species posing the greatest threat to European biodiversity

Scientists have identified 66 alien plant and animal species, not yet...

Posted on Jan 21, 2019

Registration OPEN - 36th Microelectrode Techniques for Cell Physiology Workshop

The 36th Microelectrode Techniques for Cell Physiology Workshop...

Posted on Jan 14, 2019

Collecting and Identifying Seaweeds 2019

Collecting and Identifying Seaweeds 2019 The British...

Posted on Dec 20, 2018

EMODNet Biology unveil The Atlas of European Marine Life

News Release EMODnet Biology is proud to unveil a new and innovative showcase...

Posted on Dec 10, 2018

Apply for a PlyMSEF 2019 Travel Grant today!

Plymouth Marine Science and Education Foundation (PlyMSEF) provides travel...

Posted on Nov 27, 2018

Other updates

Crab Watch blog: 18 November 2018

The MBA education team held a crabbing competition at Sutton Harbour, in...

Posted on Dec 19, 2018

Sir Edwin Ray Lankester FRS (1847-1929)

Sir Edwin Ray Lankester FRS (1847-1929)

Sir Edwin Ray Lankester FRS (1847-1929) Ray Lankester was a brilliant zoologist...

Posted on Dec 17, 2018

Support the MBA when you shop online

Did you know whenever you purchase online – from a weekly shop to a holiday –...

Posted on Oct 2, 2018

The Beach Rangers blog, 14 August 2018. Plastic pollution in our oceans

Tuesday's session at Teats Hill this week was focused on plastic pollution in...

Posted on Aug 16, 2018

MBA Research Vessels

Salpa whose ship’s bell hangs above, was the sea-going facility of...

Posted on Jul 24, 2018

Make a Sea Change

Sea Change reports - the Sea Change project is coming to an end but wanted to...

Posted on Feb 22, 2018

MBA Bioblitz 2017

Lee Bay Biobllitz

We are very pleased to announce that our 2017 BioBlitz will be at Lee Bay, near...

Posted on Sep 22, 2017

July 2017 YMB Blog

Welcome to the July 2017 YMB Blog! Hello YMB Members! I hope you will join me...

Posted on Jul 27, 2017