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Ocean Explorer Magazine- Summer 2021 Edition

Welcome To The Summer 2021 Issue Of Our Digital Ocean Explorer Magazine!
We Have Had Great Feedback On This Format, Introduced Last Year, And Will Continue To Provide A Mix Of Fascinating Marine Science Features Through This Medium.

Within SAMS we have three established ‘research areas’, which we use to organise our hugely varied work across marine science disciplines.
One of these is the Dynamic Coasts research area, which is aptly named, given the wild and sprawling nature of the world’s coastal ecosystems. In this issue we explore how this environment is changing, introduce the methods scientists are developing to improve their knowledge, and discuss how this can inform policy and public awareness.
From microscopic algae to mysterious marine mammals, each organism has its own story to tell, often hidden in its genes…

Read all about this issue here:

MASTS Resources

We’re working behind the scenes to bring you a suite of useful, and updateable, resources including: 

  • Find an expert
  • Find facilities & equipment
  • MASTS Publications


If you would like to be updated when the resources section is live please let us know.