Marine Science Center

Sylvia Earle Speaks at Northeastern University

Sustaining Coastal Cities Conference: Dr. Sylvia Earle

An audio recording of Sylvia Earle’s lecture.

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Posted in Biology, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Podcasts

Lego robots go for the gold

Robo Lobster Competition

Local sev­enth and eighth graders in an after-​​school sci­ence club got an up-​​close look at real sci­en­tific research while vis­iting Northeastern’s Marine Sci­ence Center in Nahant, Mass.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences

Congratulations To Two Outstanding Graduate Students

Campus Aerial Photography

The College of Science would like to congratulate Gregory Peim and Catherine Matassa.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences, Physics

Why invader species may be taking dinner off your table

David Kimbro

The species that live on our coasts pro­vide ben­e­fits that most of us are unaware of.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences

Invasive Species: Understanding the Threat Before It’s Too Late


Catching rides on cargo ships and fishing boats, many invasive species are now covering our shorelines and compromising the existence of our native marine life. In a study published in Ecology Letters, Northeastern University Prof. David Kimbro and his team examine what factors allow some invasive species to survive in their new environments and others to fail.

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Posted in Press Releases

Meet Dan Blustein, A College of Science Twitter Ambassador

Dan Blustein is a marine biologist working on his PhD at Northeastern University’s Marine Science Center in Nahant. He is also a College of Science Twitter Ambassador.

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Posted in Advisories, Behavioral Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Linguistics, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology