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Funding boost for marine science STEM post

The new STEM post will allow more schools to benefit from SAMS' marine science research.
The new STEM post will allow more schools to benefit from SAMS' marine science research.
Funding boost for marine science STEM post

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced a University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) initiative which promotes careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) has received a £900,000 funding boost from the offshore wind industry. The investment will support the employment of eight part-time and two full-time STEM coordinators across the university partnership, including one based at SAMS, benefiting marine science outreach in the Oban area and beyond.

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An entangled sub-adult female minke whale off Bressay, Shetland

Thu, Jan 5, '23

Collaboration aims to reduce whale entanglements

Researchers and the Scottish creel industry working together on solutions

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An illustration of HMS Challenger by William Frederick Mitchell

Wed, Dec 21, '22

Challenger data captured online on 150th anniversary

New website allows users to follow the voyage and access data

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Oceans for Good

Thu, Mar 24, '22

Algae events set for April

Mon, Mar 14, '22

SAMS represented at COP26

Mon, Nov 1, '21

SAMS Review of the Year 2020

Mon, Jan 18, '21

SAMS strategy release

Wed, Jul 29, '20

Why we love the ocean

Tue, Jun 9, '20