Marine Biological Laboratory

Website:http://www.mbl.edu
Address: 7 MBL Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543
Contact: Anne E. Thessen  
Email:athessen@mbl.edu
Phone: 508-289-7519

Mission: The Marine Biological Laboratory is an international center for research, education, and training in biology, biomedicine, and ecology. Learn about our facilities, our community, and why Lewis Thomas called us America’s “National Biological Laboratory.”

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Ocean Literacy

Principle 3: The ocean is a major influence on weather and climate
Research programs within the Ecosystems Center

Principle 4: The ocean makes Earth habitable
Research programs within the Ecosystems Center and Josephine Bay Paul Center

Principle 5: The ocean supports a diversity of life and ecosystems.
Encyclopedia of Life International Census of Marine Microbes

Principle 6: The ocean is connected to us and we are connected to it.
Research programs within the Ecosystems Center

Principle 7: The ocean is largely unexplored.
Research programs within the Ecosystems Center and Josephine Bay Paul Center Rare Biosphere project