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Tiny Giants exhibit in Portland in March

The invisible world of marine microbes will be revealed through a photographic art exhibit be at Lewis Gallery at Portland Public Library March 6-31. The free exhibit is an unprecedented opportunity to see the intricate beauty of these invisible, vital creatures.

Feb 23, 2015 | Read More »

Students and scientists present at ASLO

Seven Research Experience for Undergraduates students and eight Bigelow Laboratory scientists will present their research findings at the 2015 ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting in Granada Spain from February 22-27. The international meeting brings together thousands of experts to address discuss global and regional aquatic issues.

Feb 20, 2015 | Read More »

2014 Report on progress

2014 was a huge year at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences. It marked 40 years of history with continued scientific advances, increased understanding, new equipment and collaborations. The 2014 Annual Report summarizes all.

Feb 17, 2015 | Read More »

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Applications are being accepted for Bigelow Laboratory's 10-week immersion in ocean research program - the National Science Foundation sponsored Research Experience for Undergraduates. It's intense, experiential, and life changing.  To view one student's view, click here. To learn more and to apply, click here.