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

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MBA member awarded an OBE

A member of the Marine Biological Association has been awarded an OBE in...

Posted on Jan 2, 2018

Marine mycoplankton

€1.9m to open the ‘black box’ of marine fungi

MBA Research Fellow and Lecturer in Marine Microbiology at the University of...

Posted on Dec 22, 2017

Molecular mechanism of proteins involved in animal cell signalling characterized

A new article in the Journal of Biological Chemistry : "Evidence for a...

Posted on Dec 22, 2017

Westminster Hall
The MBA's Matt Frost (4th from right) among the intake of scientists at Westminster Hall for the Royal Society pairing scheme 2017.

From lab bench to backbench - MBA joins Royal Society pairing scheme

The MBA's Matt Frost is at Westminster this week, taking part in the Royal...

Posted on Dec 5, 2017

Declan Schroeder. Image Maya Pfaff
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

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