November 20, 2014

@MBL: A New Method for Checking the Ocean’s Health

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Biological Bulletin Editor James L. Olds to Lead National Science Foundation Biological Sciences Division

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Printable version (pdf) MBL, WOODS HOLE, MA—James L. Olds, editor-in-chief of The Biological Bulletin, the 100+ year-old general biology journal published by the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), has been selected by The National Science Foundation to serve as assistant director for the Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO). BIO’s mission is to enable discoveries for understanding […]

Ecologist Cathy Pfister Kicks Off MBL Fall Seminar Series, September 12

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WOODS HOLE, MA—The 2014 MBL (Marine Biological Laboratory) Distinguished Scientist Seminar Series will kick off on Friday, September 12 with a talk by University of Chicago professor Cathy Pfister. Pfister will discuss the ecology of rocky shores, in particular her work on the remote Tatoosh Island, off the west coast of Washington State. The lecture, […]

Serendipity, MBL Style

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Susan Lindquist To Present Final Lecture in 2014 Friday Evening Series, August 22

@MBL: Origin of Life Symposium Prompts Discussion on Early Evolution

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Stanford Neurobiologist Carla Shatz Discusses Developmental Critical Periods and Alzheimer’s Disease at August 15 Friday Evening Lecture

PEP Broadens the Woods Hole Net

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By Laurel Hamers Among scientists, Woods Hole holds an international reputation as a hotspot for research. Especially during the summer, the community brims with geographic diversity, attracting visiting scientists from around the world. Yet it is still lacking in diversity in a very important aspect: with members of traditionally underrepresented groups in science in the […]

Mitchell Sogin to Discuss “Long Tail of Microbial Populations” at August 8 Friday Evening Lecture

Timescales of Climate Change Topic of August 1 Friday Evening Lecture

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