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We are committed to making our science accessible to a wide audience to ensure society understands the importance of the ocean to human health, wealth and wellbeing.
 

We focus our science communication activities around informing policy makers, environmental managers, industry, next generation scientists, stakeholders and the wider public.

Our team of science communicators lead many knowledge exchange work packages in research programmes and we provide a range of services including media relations, website development, social media, video production and the development of informative resources.

Latest news

Plan Plastic gives PML 'Mussel Power'

16 May 2019

PML researchers have been awarded funding towards an innovative...

Seaweeds can attract friends and keep away enemies

14 May 2019

Two biologists from Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK) and the...

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Our videos

The Smell of the Sea, Plankton and Climate Change


Algae in the ocean produce a molecule that not only creates the distinctive smell of the sea but also affects cloud formation and, therefore, the climate itself. Project leader, Dr Frances...

Microbial Carbon Pump in a changing ocean: building models for the future

This video explains the the Microbial Carbon Pump project which will conduct laboratory experiments to provide the physiological information and understanding needed to develop the first ever...

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