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Applications for MSc in Applied Ocean Sciences now open!
Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 12:45

If you have an interest in the ocean and its environment and are looking for a multi-disciplinary science Master degree, you might want to consider applying to the Applied Ocean Sciences (AOS) MSc.

Ma-Re Website Announcement
Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 12:15

We are pleased to announce that the Ma-Re website is back to life!

ICEMASA Ocean Science Days 2018
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 - 14:30

Over the past decade, the Marine Research Institute (Ma-Re) at the University of Cape Town has established a strong and successful international partnership in ocean sciences with France through the International Joint Laboratory ICEMASA, and Norway through the Nansen-Tutu Centre (NTC). To celebrate the successful conclusion

FILAMO Workshop Wrap-up
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 - 11:15

The FILAMO project (along with Ma-Re) successfully ran a workshop on 'Movement Ecology of Marine Organisms' from 10-13 September 2018 at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

AOS Field Day
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 13:45

The AOS class spent Tuesday (17th April) at sea learning some of the fundamentals of measurement in real-world conditions. Click though for some images of the day. We trust their sea legs are now stronger than before!

Post-doctoral Fellowship at MaRe
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 - 09:00

Ma-Re seeks a Research Associate (UCT post-doctoral research fellow) as part of the international project “Humpback Whales in a Changing Climate”...

2018 Women in Science Awards
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 - 08:45

The Department of Science and Technology (DST) calls for nominations for the 2018 South African Women in Science Awards (WISA).  The awards recognise and reward excellence by women scientists and researchers, and profile them as role models for younger women.

The Sailing Experience of Sanya Coast
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 12:00

The crew will be giving a first-hand account of their experience racing

AMS Proposal Presentations
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 - 09:30

All the details on the presentations available here!

SANCOR Seminar "Does air pollution fertilize the open ocean?" - Katje E Altieri
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 - 08:30

Global models indicate that the human-derived nitrogen emissions that reach the ocean through atmospheric transport and deposition directly impact biology and the oceanic carbon dioxide (CO2) sink. Here, we find...

The Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans: Honolulu Declaration
Tue, 15 Dec 2015 - 12:30

At a meeting of the Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) in Honolulu (January 2012)

UCT’s #cop21globalsitdown
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 - 13:15

COP21 Global Sit-Down Event.