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

MCCIP Report Card 2017

The Marine Climate Change Impacts report makes a splash

A major assessment of climate change impacts on the UK marine environment over...

Posted on Aug 6, 2017

oar weed (Laminaria digitata)

Seaweeds succumb to viruses too!

Scientists from Plymouth are warning the UK kelp biofuel industry to beware of...

Posted on Aug 4, 2017

MBA and partners make the headlines with MCCIP Report

The UK Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership’s report on 10 years of...

Posted on Jul 31, 2017

Dr Michael Cunliffe, MBA Research Fellow

What have marine microbes ever done for us?

What have marine microbes ever done for us? MBA Resarch Fellow Dr Michael...

Posted on Jul 26, 2017

A new review on the roles of vitamins in phytoplankton nutrition

MBA researcher Dr Katherine Helliwell has published a new review examining how...

Posted on Jul 21, 2017

A red seaweed of the genus Porphyra

Inside the genome of the common red seaweed Porphyra

Porphyra is a common red seaweed found in the intertidal zone throughout the...

Posted on Jul 20, 2017

Native kelps are important habitats for marine wildlife
Native kelps are important habitats for marine wildlife.

Will a non-native macroalgae change our kelp forests?

A new paper published by a group of researchers at the MBA considers the...

Posted on Jul 19, 2017

Beach Rangers at Kinterbury Creek

The Beach Rangers are back!

The Beach Rangers are back: join us for marine adventures this summer...

Posted on Jul 6, 2017

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