Marine Institute

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Nephrops emerging from burrow
July 29, 2020
29 July 2020 - The Marine Institute is collaborating with scientists in Spain as part of a new project, Smart Lobster,...
Marine Institute Headquaters, Rinville, Oranmore, Co Galway.
July 28, 2020
28 July 2020 - The Marine Institute is delighted to launch a new video, with a message that we can all 'sea' the future...
The next generation at the heart of our ocean’s future. Photo Brian Lougheed.
July 27, 2020
27 July 2020 - The health of our ocean relies on the next generation to be ocean leaders, striving for change and...
Mid Atlantic Ridge Underwater Mountain 3D, EM302, RV Celtic Explorer
July 24, 2020
24 July 2020 - Ireland through its national seabed mapping programme, INFOMAR has achieved global recognition for its...
One Shared Ocean, One Shared Future
July 22, 2020
22 July 2020: Collaboration and scientific research are now more important than ever as we continue to work together to...
A view underwater at Na Machairi Co Kerry. Photo Daniel Rodrigues.
July 21, 2020
21 July 2020 - Our ocean is often viewed as nature's untapped treasure chest, with marine plants and organisms...
Join Kathy Sullivan in conversation with broadcaster Pat Kenny
July 21, 2020
Join Kathy Sullivan in conversation with broadcaster Pat KennyFrom Space to the Sea Floor Thursday 23 July 2:00pm IST...
Health supplements powered by the Ocean
July 20, 2020
20 July 2020 - Fish have long been part of the human diet and often considered as 'brain food'. Recent research in this...
Shellfish toxicity - Warning advice remains in place for recreational gathering of shellfish
July 17, 2020
17 July 2020 - The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA) and the Marine Institute are reminding the public to...
Our Ocean: Our Health and Wellbeing. Photo courtesy of Niall Meehan, Sea Studio.
July 17, 2020
17 July 2020 - Taking a dip in the ocean is a popular activity in Ireland. Many are taking the plunge around our coast...