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

The UK's first National Marine Park is now a reality

Representatives from the business, science, local government, conservation...

Posted on Oct 8, 2019

Prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship for MBA researcher

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships award announcement A research...

Posted on Sep 18, 2019

Oceans of Open Data

The world-famous Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) Survey, based at the Marine...

Posted on Sep 18, 2019

'The viral teaspoon' is a podcast by the MBA Press Gang about life, science and everything

The viral teaspoon is a podcast led by the MBA’s Press Gang that focuses on...

Posted on Sep 16, 2019

On the occasion of the 100th birthday of James Lovelock

Today, 26th July is James Lovelock’s 100 th birthday!...

Posted on Jul 26, 2019

Industrialised fishing overlaps threatened shark hotspots worldwide

A ground-breaking study led by MBA scientists and published in the journal...

Posted on Jul 26, 2019

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Eight urgent, fundamental steps needed to restore ocean health, avert ecological catastrophe, says new scientific paper

A new scientific paper says eight urgent and simultaneous actions are needed to...

Posted on Jul 26, 2019

NEW! 'The viral teaspoon' is a podcast by the MBA Press Gang about life, science and everything

The viral teaspoon is a podcast led by the MBA’s Press Gang that focuses on...

Posted on Jul 22, 2019

Other updates

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 our oceans. We helped the children...

Posted on Aug 16, 2018

MBA Research Vessels

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

Posted on Jul 24, 2018

Make a Sea Change

Sea Change reports - the Sea Change project is coming to an end but wanted to refer to its great achievements over the...

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 Illfracombe, North Devon on the 22nd -...

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 in celebrating the news I bring for you...

Posted on Jul 27, 2017

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May 2017 YMB Blog

Welcome to the May 2017 YMB Blog! Hello YMB Members! We are still busy working behind the scenes planning the exclusive...

Posted on May 26, 2017

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Plymouth celebrates World Ocean Day, Thursday June 8th

World Ocean Day is a global event to raise awareness of the wonder and importance of the ocean. The Marine Biological...

Posted on May 24, 2017

April 2017 YMB Blog

Welcome to the April 2017 YMB Blog! Hello YMB Members! You might be wondering why have we been so quiet with the YMB...

Posted on Apr 13, 2017