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Roca Partida in the Revillagigedo National Park, Mexico. Image © Enric Sala.

The latest edition of The Marine Biologist magazine: how do we do science and relate to nature in a changing world?

Bringing you the latest in marine biological research, education, policy, and...

Posted on Oct 15, 2020

New MBA research quantifies UK kelp productivity

Fundamental understanding of the ecology of kelp forests is lacking in many...

Posted on Oct 4, 2020

Winner of the 2020 Science Category in the Asian Women of Achievement Awards - Dr Trupti Gaikwad

We were delighted to hear that Dr Trupti Gaikwad became a joint winner of the...

Posted on Oct 2, 2020

World misses milestone for biodiversity

The Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report published by the UN Convention on...

Posted on Sep 21, 2020

Report on the marine ecosystems of south west England is out now

The South West Marine Ecosystems 2019 Annual Report is now available. The...

Posted on Jul 23, 2020

Dr Bill Langston (1951–2020)

Obituary Dr Bill Langston (1951–2020) The...

Posted on Jul 23, 2020

The first ever July edition of The Marine Biologist magazine is now on release!

We are proud to announce that the first ever July edition of The...

Posted on Jul 20, 2020

The Marine Biological Association's Support of the NHS during the coronavirus crisis

The Marine Biological Association's Support of the NHS during the coronavirus crisis

At the start of lockdown the MBA’s Cellular & Molecular research group...

Posted on Jul 16, 2020

Other updates

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

Beach Rangers

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

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 engaging primary school children from St...

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 outreach events taking place across Europe...

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 Week last week, attracting keen students...

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 all those who got in touch and booked...

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 part of the Sea Change project. Developed...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Young Marine Biologists

One Planet, One Ocean

Sea Change contributes to The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO initiative on One Planet,...

Posted on Feb 14, 2017