News

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

Warming and Inhibition of Salinization at the Ocean’s Surface by Cyanobacteria

A recent study, published in Geophysical Research Letters , has...

Posted on May 17, 2018

Pirate Weekend at the MBA

aaaargh rangers.jpg The Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth’s ‘...

Posted on May 10, 2018

Professor Willie Wilson will lead the Marine Biological Association forward into its next exciting phase

Professor Willie Wilson has been appointed as the new Director of the...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

Plymouth science institutions merge, promising a stronger future for marine biology

The Marine Biological Association and The Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey (...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

Significant increase in marine heatwaves over the past century

Marine heatwaves have become longer and more frequent over the last century, a...

Posted on Apr 2, 2018

Volunteers identifying seashore life at a CoCoast MBA event

Capturing our Coast support Invasive Species Week, 23rd – 29th March 2018

Capturing our Coast (CoCoast) is a marine citizen science...

Posted on Apr 1, 2018

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First Field Studies Council & MBA Marine Science Camp of 2018

Flatford Mill Marine Science Camp February 24th and 25th 2018...

Posted on Mar 21, 2018

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International Recognition for MBA Data Team

The MBA Data Team has been accredited as an Associated Data Unit of the...

Posted on Feb 27, 2018

Other updates

YMB, competition, Christmas

December 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the December YMB Blog! Season’s Greetings and welcome to the...

Posted on Dec 17, 2016

YMB, Sealife, hammerhead shark

November 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the November YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the November YMB Blog!...

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

marine christmas, competition, art

October 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the October YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the October YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Oct 20, 2016

YMB, Blog

September 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the September YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog...

Posted on Sep 20, 2016

Beah Rangers, Blue Sound, Summer events

August 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the YMB Blog page! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Aug 8, 2016