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Eight urgent, fundamental steps needed to restore ocean health, avert ecological catastrophe, says new scientific paper

A new scientific paper says eight urgent and simultaneous actions are needed to...

Posted on Jul 26, 2019

NEW! 'The viral teaspoon' is a podcast by the MBA Press Gang about life, science and everything

The viral teaspoon is a podcast led by the MBA’s Press Gang that focuses on...

Posted on Jul 22, 2019

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

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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

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

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