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Heil, Poulton receive grant to study oyster diet on the Damariscotta River

Drs. Cindy Heil and Nicole Poulton, along with Dr. Carter Newell of Pemaquid Oyster Company, received a SEANET mini grant from the University of Maine to study how seasonal differences in phytoplankton, the primary food source for oysters, impact oyster growth and productivity in the Damariscotta River.

Jul 26, 2016 | Read More »

Laboratory welcomes Senator King, public at Open House

Hundreds of visitors of all ages enjoyed Bigelow Laboratory's annual Open House on July 15, including U.S. Senator Angus King. Demonstrations by Bigelow scientists, plankton tows off the dock, hands-on science experiments, and a lab-wide scavenger hunt were just a few of the day's activities.

Jul 26, 2016 | Read More »

Spencer Entrepreneurial Fund grants awarded

Two seed grants have been awarded to Bigelow Laboratory scientists through a new fund that supports commercialization activities and collaborations with industry partners.

Jul 26, 2016 | Read More »


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