June 24, 2019

Summer Sessions presents a new season of GRIT Talks, a series of free public lectures by notable faculty across myriad disciplines

May 15, 2019

Benioff Ocean Initiative launches a new effort to stop plastic waste from entering the ocean

April 29, 2019

Light-dependent grazing by tiny marine predators may limit the ability of phytoplankton to grow near the ocean's surface.

March 19, 2019

Corals in warmer latitudes appear more resilient to bleaching, a surprise to scientists.

March 4, 2019

In 2019 Plous Lecture, Douglas McCauley will examine changes humans and technology are bringing to the oceans.

February 27, 2019

Rare hoodwinker sunfish, never before seen in Northern Hemisphere, washes up at Coal Oil Point Reserve.

January 24, 2019

Ocean recovery efforts must remain nimble and sensitive to society’s evolving needs and the rapid changes in today’s oceans.

January 22, 2019

 A close look at the specific feeding habits of territorial damselfish reveals strategies for coexistence without competition.

October 16, 2018

UC Santa Barbara researchers lead a collaboration to investigate the columbine genome.

July 19, 2018

UCSB researchers find that eyes originated in jellyfish at least eight separate times, helping to illuminate how evolution produces complex visual organs.