Seafloor Ecology Expedition 2018

November 30 to December 5, 2018 – The Benthic biology and ecology group is heading out to study deep-sea communities in three different environments.

2019 MBARI Summer Internship Program

Application deadline for the 2019 MBARI Summer Internship is February 11, 2019; the program is open to undergraduates, graduate students, and educators.

“Zombie” shrimp play dead to avoid being eaten

November 28, 2018 – Deep in the Gulf of California MBARI researchers watched shrimp "play dead" by hanging motionless in the water. They speculate that the shrimp do this to avoid being eaten.