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New IUCN report says the ocean is losing oxygen, threatening marine life and fisheries

A new report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)...

Posted on Jan 8, 2020

DASSHing through the snow, in a FAIR and open sleigh....

DASSH, the UK Archive for Marine Species and Habitats Data has received an...

Posted on Dec 20, 2019

Maya Plass

The MBA appoints a new Head of Communications

The MBA is delighted to announce the appointment of Maya Plass to the new role...

Posted on Dec 16, 2019

Young Plymouth scientists shine at the International Conference of Young Marine Researchers

Eight Plymouth University students (six of whom are affiliated with the MBA) at...

Posted on Dec 6, 2019

Scientists complete largest global assessment of ocean warming impacts

A group of international marine scientists has compiled the most comprehensive...

Posted on Nov 26, 2019

Algae and invertebrates on a seabed off southwest England. Marine biodiversity represents a largely untapped source of raw materials for biotechnology.

The MBA one of 10 institutions supported by Wellcome funding for the Darwin Tree of Life project

An ambitious project to map the genomes of all life of the British...

Posted on Nov 8, 2019

The UK's first National Marine Park is now a reality

Representatives from the business, science, local government, conservation...

Posted on Oct 8, 2019

Prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship for MBA researcher

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships award announcement A research...

Posted on Sep 18, 2019

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