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Summer 2016 public events kick off July 1

Bigelow Laboratory will open its doors to the public several times during summer 2016 for tours, Café Scientifique talks, and the annual open house featuring art created by the Laboratory's first official Artist-in-Residence.

Jun 23, 2016 | Read More »

Price to study fungal disease in reef-building algae

This summer Dr. Nichole Price will expand her research on coralline algae, known to help reestablish coral reefs, to include fungal diseases that infect these algae. Dr. Price’s fieldwork in the Central Pacific will examine the intersection of disease dynamics and climate change on these highly sensitive algae.

Jun 23, 2016 | Read More »

Record-breaking summer of student mentoring underway

Bigelow Laboratory’s summer education programs have commenced, with the successful completion of the Keller BLOOM program--this year adding a sixth day of science education--for Maine high school juniors, and the arrival of a record number of 27 college interns from across the country.

Jun 23, 2016 | Read More »


Dorm Camera

Construction progress on the Bigelow Laboratory Residence project (image updated twice daily).