The Gulf of Maine’s rocky intertidal zone has many region-wide defining characteristics, as well as some notable subregional differences.
Research suggests that snails can do both harm AND good to marine algae on the rocky shore.
A documentary film about he work of Assistant Professors Randall Hughes and David Kimbro has been released by a public broadcasting station in Florida.
Do crabs really care about the temperature? According to research by graduate student Lara Lewis, it depends on what they are used to.
Height matters, among other things, according to Assistant Professor Randall Hughes, whose work recently appeared in the Journal of Ecology.
MSC graduate student, Chris Baillie, has been honored as an “Outstanding Graduate Student for Teaching”, and will be recognized at this year’s Honors Convocation in April.
According to Associate Professor Steve Vollmer, social interactions can trigger behavioral and physical changes within some species.
MSC graduate student, Dan Blustein, recently returned from a visit to the Indian Institutes of Technology, where he showcased robo-critters developed by the Ayers lab.
Check out this great video about the Ocean Genome Legacy (OGL), which relocated to the Marine Science Center in January.
In a special event on Monday, Nobel Laureate and Northeastern Distinguished University Professor Sir Richard Roberts spoke of his love of bacteria.