Category: The MBL Global Community

MBL and Woods Hole Oceanographic Renew Library Partnership | @MBLWHOI Library

MBL and Woods Hole Oceanographic Renew Library Partnership | @MBLWHOI Library

Last week, the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) renewed its memorandum of understanding with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) for their shared scientific library, the MBLWHOI Library. Established at the MBL in 1888 by scientist Cornelia Clapp, the Library began to collaborate on collections with WHOI when the latter was founded in 1930. Today, the MBLWHOI

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Q & A with Neuroethologist Melissa Coleman | Current Biology

Q & A with Neuroethologist Melissa Coleman | Current Biology

Neuroscientist and Grass Foundation Trustee Melissa Coleman reflects on the major influences on her career path, including her interactions at MBL as a student in the Neural Systems & Behavior course and as a Grass Fellow. Coleman is currently on the faculty of the W.M. Keck Science Department of Claremont, McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges

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Falmouth Teacher to Bring Arctic Science to Class after Embedding with MBL Ecologists

Falmouth Teacher to Bring Arctic Science to Class after Embedding with MBL Ecologists

Celeste Cruse, a 7th-grade teacher at Lawrence School in Falmouth, spent two weeks in arctic Alaska in July with environmental scientists from the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL). Her stay at Toolik Field Station was through the National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Teachers program. By Celeste Cruse During my recent adventures in the Arctic,

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MBL Microscopy Innovator Joins Chan Zuckerberg Biohub

MBL Microscopy Innovator Joins Chan Zuckerberg Biohub

By Diana Kenney After six years of microscope development at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), Shalin Mehta moved in July to Chan Zuckerberg (CZ) Biohub, an independent, nonprofit medical research institute based in San Francisco. CZ Biohub is a philanthropic effort initiated by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, pediatrician Priscilla Chan, last year.

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Shubin Elected to American Philosophical Society | Science Life

Shubin Elected to American Philosophical Society | Science Life

Neil Shubin, interim co-director of the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy and Associate Dean for Academic Strategy at the University of Chicago, has been elected to the American Philosophical Society. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743, the APS is the nation’s oldest learned society. Read more

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