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Public asked to share jellies data

Senior Research Scientist Nick Record is partnering with the Gulf of Maine Research Institute and the Island Institute to gather information from the public on where and when jellyfish appear in Maine waters. Scientists are asking public to share jellyfish sitings via Twitter, email, and Facebook.

Jul 27, 2015 | Read More »

Preparing teachers to teach ocean science

Ten Maine teachers are learning first-hand about the latest in ocean sciences at a weeklong training program at the Laboratory beginning Tuesday, July 21. They will take new information learned in Exploring Oceanography and integrate it into their classrooms in the fall.

Jul 22, 2015 | Read More »

Open House set for July 31

The Laboratory will open its doors to community visitors from 10 am – 3 pm on Friday July 31 for its annual open house. Lots of hands-on activities are planned for guests of all ages. The event is free and all are welcome.

Jul 21, 2015 | Read More »

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Many public events are planned for this summer. For a complete schedule, click here.