News

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

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Dr Declan Schroeder sampling a bloom of microalgae.

Unlocking the microbiome - new report out now

The microbiome is the entire community of microbes within a habitat and the...

Posted on Nov 29, 2017

MCCIP report demonstrates collaborative science partnerships at COP23

In her speech during the COP23 conference in Bonn, MP Thérèse Coffey showed...

Posted on Nov 20, 2017

The marine environment after Brexit: the future for science and policy

The MBA and British Ecological Society (BES) ran a major conference on 31...

Posted on Nov 9, 2017

Skate
A blonde ray Raja brachyura

The mysterious nocturnal migrations of skates

MBA scientists have shown for the first time how skates make night-time forays...

Posted on Nov 8, 2017

Wakame

Spillover of invasive kelp from marinas to natural reef

A detailed survey of marinas and rocky shores in south Devon and Cornwall have...

Posted on Nov 2, 2017

Dr Matt Frost, MBA Interim Director

Dr Matt Frost appointed Interim MBA Director

The MBA is pleased to announce that Dr Matt Frost has been appointed Interim...

Posted on Nov 1, 2017

MBA contributes further to increasing Ocean Literacy in Europe

To celebrate the Year of Science, UK-German Connection , in collaboration with...

Posted on Oct 24, 2017

Charlotte Walker

MBA student wins prize at International Nannoplankton Association meeting

Charlotte Walker, a PhD student based at the MBA as part of the SPITFIRE...

Posted on Oct 17, 2017

Other updates

Crabby Crafts

CrabWatch for all!

On the 4th and 5th of April 2017, the MBA education team was at the National...

Posted on Apr 11, 2017

The first Sea-Shore Safari of the year at Mount Edgcumbe!

On the 30 th of March 2017, the education team and volunteers spent the day...

Posted on Mar 31, 2017

Exciting ocean outreach activities revealed in the Sea Change project’s third project newsletter

The third issue of the Sea Change project newsletter presents the exciting...

Posted on Mar 28, 2017

Marine Biologist for a day

Another successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science Week 2017

Another very successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science...

Posted on Mar 24, 2017

BSEW

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year.  

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year. Thank you to...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Harmful algal blooms

Harmful Algal Blooms - i Book launched

A marine science iBook entitled “Harmful Algal Blooms” has been launched as...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Young Marine Biologists

One Planet, One Ocean

Sea Change contributes to The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of...

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

Sea Change presentation at POGO

Sea Change Project Manager, Fiona Crouch, presents the work of Sea Change to...

Posted on Jan 24, 2017