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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

6 articles found

Call to join hunt for oysters - an elusive national treasure

02 March 2020 3 min read

Photographers asked to capture one of Britain’s national treasures most of us will only have seen on a dinner plate – the native oyster.

Inside a native oyster

The Race To Save Our Kelp Forests Portsmouth scientist fronts Sir David Attenborough-backed campaign to save kelp forests

01 October 2019 3 min read

A Portsmouth marine scientist is helping front a Sir David Attenborough-backed campaign to restore a vast underwater kelp forest off the West Sussex coast

Kelp forest, the Solent

Staff and students examine hundreds of sharks

11 March 2019 4 min read

Hundreds of sharks accidentally caught in a trawler’s nets have been examined by a team of scientists at the University of Portsmouth.

Research platform in ocean

Asian mussel confirmed on British beaches

01 January 2019 2 min read

An Asian mussel named after a British naval officer has found its way to Britain and is making itself at home on southern beaches, according to new research.

Asian date mussel in water

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