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Shark nursery discovery
June 10, 2020
10 June 2020 - Dive into the ocean and discover what lies beneath - the Marine Institute’s Oceans of Learning series...
What the sea means to you competition. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
June 8, 2020
08 June 2020 - On World Oceans Day, Monday 8th June, the Marine Institute is celebrating our connection to the sea, and...
The IMTA Impaqt pilot site at Lehanagh Pool, Ireland.
June 5, 2020
05 June 2020 - As the demand for seafood has increased, technology has made it possible to grow food more efficiently...
Smartbay Observatory infographic
June 4, 2020
No matter how far you live from the shore, the ocean affects all of our lives. The Marine Institute's Exploring Our...
The Marine Institute's Remotely Operated Vehicle - ROV Holland 1
June 3, 2020
03 June 2020 - Celebrating World Oceans Day and this year's theme of 'Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean' is the focus...
Nephrops burrow
June 2, 2020
Nephrops are an orange-pink lobster, commonly known as the Dublin Bay Prawn, and are one of the most valuable shellfish...
May 29, 2020
The latest IMDO iShip index for Q1 2020, which is a weighted indicator comprised of five separate indices, representing...
Mussel been opened and tested in the Marine Institute lab. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
May 29, 2020
From sea to plate, the production of Irish fish and shellfish is supported by a range of scientific programmes to...
Shellfish. Photo Fionn O Fearghail
May 27, 2020
27 May 2020 - Exploring the science behind our seafood with 'Food from our Ocean' is the first topic in the Marine...
Marine Institute Residue Lab. Photo Andrew Downes, Xposure
May 26, 2020
26 May 2020 - The Marine Institute is pleased to announce a call for proposals from academic institutions to host...