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Robots for a 'Resilient Ocean'28 October 2021
The use of autonomous ocean-going vessels, SMART platforms and other maritime technologies are in focus as part of a short film from IMarEST and ITN P...
Plymouth Marine Laboratory at COP2627 October 2021
PML’s research and researchers played key roles at COP26 in Glasgow.
Plymouth Marine Laboratory endorses the ‘Ocean For Climate Declaration’ ahead of COP2625 October 2021
More than 90 organisations are supporting the call to scale-up ocean-based climate solutions and action. With just one week until the start of COP2...
Satellites detecting oil slicks20 October 2021
A PML project using satellite data to detect oil on the sea's surface has found significant oil spills occurring off the coast of West Africa.
A.G. Huntsman Medal for Dr Shubha Sathyendranath11 October 2021
The 2021 A.G. Huntsman Medal will be awarded to PML Merit Remote Sensing Scientist Dr Shubha Sathyendranath.
Dr Saha wins Science category at the Asian Women of Achievement Awards27 September 2021
We are overjoyed to share the news that Dr Mahasweta Saha, Senior Scientist at Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), won the Science category at the Asian...
Consortium submits plan to confirm South West’s status as a global leader in ocean technology innovation17 September 2021
The Ocean Futures programme identifies key strengths in fields including marine autonomy, digital innovation and clean maritime.
‘Environmental Impact of Ships’ book available to buy16 September 2021
PML's former CEO working with PML scientists have published the fascinating book 'Environmental Impact of Ships', which is available to buy this Londo...
Widespread phytoplankton blooms in the Southern Ocean following Australian wildfires15 September 2021
A team of international scientists have identified widespread phytoplankton blooms in the Southern Ocean, from December 2019 to March 2020, following ...
Survey launched to assess usage and needs of Earth Observation applications for cholera-risk10 September 2021
Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the toxigenic bacterium Vibrio cholerae.
Challenging autonomous gliders in the coastal seas17 August 2021
An autonomous underwater glider was launched off the coast of Plymouth earlier this year, offering the opportunity to challenge methods of navigation ...
Progress reported for MARLIN Star13 August 2021
Further to the funding announcement in Summer 2020, the MARLIN Star project held its 5th progress meeting in the Marine Station (University of Plymout...
PML authors contribute to crucial IPCC climate report9 August 2021
A Plymouth Marine Laboratory researcher has contributed to the latest report from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC),...
Marine science on the ice5 August 2021
Science on ice, helicopter training, and a polar bear encounter: all in a day’s work for a Marine Chemist in the Arctic.
Study provides first holistic assessment of plastic pollution in the Caribbean4 August 2021
The Caribbean is renowned globally for its stunning beaches and crystal clear ocean. However, its islands and the surrounding seas are being contamina...
PML endorses UN vision towards achieving the ‘race to zero’ in ocean and coastal zones28 July 2021
“It is 2050 and the Ocean is thriving and abundant ... activities have made a significant contribution to successfully addressing four global em...
Climate-ready spatial management of UK marine habitats and resources26 July 2021
Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) and partners have been successful in securing funding to help investigate how to safeguard the future of the marine a...
New Chair appointed at Plymouth Marine Laboratory14 July 2021
PML has announced the appointment of a new Chairperson. Janice Timberlake ' who has been a Trustee of the charity for the past nine years ' will succe...
First-of-its-kind data buoy launched as part of multi-million pound Smart Sound fleet5 July 2021
The culmination of two years detailed planning and development, a custom-built 8.5-metre-tall autonomous data buoy - featuring a set of onboard sensor...
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