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

Government announces designation of 41 new marine protected areas

The government has announced the designation of a third and final phase of new...

Posted on Jul 11, 2019

MBA student wins best poster presentation at international conference

An MBA student has won the best student poster presentation at an international...

Posted on Jul 10, 2019

devon county show

MBA at the Devon County Show!

The Devon County Show is a large event with an estimated 100,000 visitors...

Posted on Jun 26, 2019

Marine Science Institute researchers and Philippine Navy divers work together to conduct the surveys in the West Philippine Sea, photo credit: Edwin Dumalagan

Disturbing decline in West Philippine Sea coral reef diversity revealed

A recent paper by Timothy Quimpo and colleagues, published in the Journal...

Posted on Jun 12, 2019

Upcoming Training Courses at the MBA

We are running a programme of exciting training courses for...

Posted on May 29, 2019

North Atlantic Ocean productivity has dropped 10 per cent during Industrial era

Research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) suggests that...

Posted on May 20, 2019

A new collaborative project involving MBA scientists will focus on sustainable management of kelp ecosystems in South America

Structure, connectivity and resilience of an exploited kelp ecosystem:...

Posted on May 20, 2019

New study reveals that marine diatoms have evolved novel signalling mechanisms for environmental sensing

New research from the Helliwell , Wheeler , Brownlee groups sheds light onto...

Posted on May 8, 2019

Other updates

Crabby Crafts

CrabWatch for all!

On the 4th and 5th of April 2017, the MBA education team was at the National Marine Aquarium's Sea the Difference event...

Posted on Apr 11, 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


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

Sea Change presentation at POGO

Sea Change Project Manager, Fiona Crouch, presents the work of Sea Change to the Partnership for Observation of the...

Posted on Jan 24, 2017