News

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

Plymouth hosts global ocean science conference

Some of the planet’s leading ocean scientists are gathering in Plymouth this...

Posted on Oct 31, 2018

New research highlights management challenges for established invasive species.

Understanding population dynamics of established invasive species is important...

Posted on Oct 31, 2018

BioBlitz Showcase: Inspiring involvement in Citizen Science

Join the MBA at the Life on the Yealm showcase event celebrating the diversity...

Posted on Oct 8, 2018

Beluga whale spotted in the Thames

Attention turned to the river Thames on Tuesday (25 September), where a beluga...

Posted on Sep 27, 2018

Are core functions maintained in novel kelp forests?

New research on north east Atlantic kelp forests examines whether 'novel...

Posted on Aug 28, 2018

The Microelectrode Techniques for Cell Physiology Workshop celebrates its 35th year at the MBA!

From tomorrow (Wednesday 29th August), the MBA will be privileged to host the...

Posted on Aug 28, 2018

Fisheries White Paper: Contribute to official MBA consultation response

DEFRA is consulting on its future fisheries policy which sets out plans for...

Posted on Aug 10, 2018

Experts explain why our sea is aglow

In advance of the National Fireworks competition, Plymouth’s sea is putting on...

Posted on Aug 7, 2018

Other updates

Sea Change competition winner visits MBA

The UK winner of an international competition to make a video about marine...

Posted on Dec 23, 2016

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