SCELSE Seminar Notice: “Eco-evolutionary drivers of algal bloom formation under climate change – from genes to communities”, 25th October 2017 @ NTU-SBS Classroom 3, 3-4PM
Organised by SCELSE: “Eco-evolutionary drivers of algal bloom formation under climate change – from genes to communities” by Dr Uwe Johnread more
The National Research Foundation Singapore has established a Post-doctoral International Collaborative Fellowship for the Commonwealth.read more
For the first time, the 5th International Marine Conservation Congress will be held in our part of the world – Kuching Sawarak.read more
Plastic debris has been detected in all major marine habitats worldwide, from as small as microns to metres. In recent years, there is increasing attention to this issue by scientists, the media and public.
This workshop aims to increase awareness of plastic contamination in Singapore’s marine environment. The talks will cover an introduction to plastics and their effects, and their occurrence in our coastal waters.read more
A new marine sponge thriving in the deep abyss of the remote East Pacific Ocean has been uncovered by NUS Tropical Marine Science Institute researchers Dr Tan Koh Siang and Mr Lim Swee Cheng in a joint effort with their international collaborators.read more
Ocean ecosystems are coming under increasing stress, from warmer temperatures to overfishing. Neo Mei Lin, Marine Biologist at the National University of Singapore, points to the need for cooperation among communities, governments and private companies, and explains what individuals can do – such as making wiser choices about seafood consumption.
Source: http://www.weforum.org/read more
Upcoming Seminar Notice: “Foraminifera in the abyssal nodule fields of Singapore exploration area” by Prof. Andrew Gooday, 29th September @ Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum
Prof. Andrew Gooday will be giving a public seminar organised by the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Tropical Science Institute and Keppel-NUS Corporate Laboratory with support from the Shell Biodiversity Fellowship Fund.read more
Organised by Temasek Polytechnic and the Asian Aquaculture Network, this year’s AquaSG’17 Conference will be held from 5th to 7th October at Temasek Polytechnic. Register now!read more
The Singapore Institute of Biology and Singapore Science Centre will be having their annual Public Forum on the 26th August 2017 10am-12.15pm at the Science Centre.read more
This August, Associate Professor Veronica Rajal from Argentina, will be sharing more about her work on soil and water microbiology.read more