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Researchers in Northeastern’s Biomaterials Design Group are looking at naturally UV absorbing cephalopod skin to find ways to create new, environmentally friendly sunscreen.
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This Sensor Won’t Save the Whale with 88 Pounds of Plastic in its Stomach. But it Might Help the Rest of Us.

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Ethan Edson, a research technician at the Field Robotics Laboratory at Northeastern's Marine Science Center, has been working on an autonomous sensor to study microplastics, pieces of plastic in the ocean smaller than 5 millimeters.

How to Dissect a Squid, Squish Seaweed, and Find Your Friends like Whales Do

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The High School Marine Science Symposium, co-hosted by Northeastern’s Marine Science Center and the National Marine Educators Association, featured workshops and activities led by representatives of 25 ocean-oriented groups around New England.