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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

The UNFCCC Ocean and Climate Dialogue in the lead up to COP26

01 February 2021

PML has submitted recommendations for future...

Novel bacterial gene makes new step in the nitrogen cycle

18 February 2021

A newly discovered component of the nitrogen cycle...

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Our videos

Training the next generation of marine scientists with the University of Exeter

A short video on Plymouth Marine Laboratory and the University of Exeter's collaboration to give the next generation of marine biology students the opportunity to experience hands-on research...

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...

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