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St Andrews scientist awarded Polar Medal

Former director of SMRU recognised for his research on the ecology of seals

21 February 2017Awards

Laureation Address – Mr Jesse Huntley Ausubel

Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws

21 June 2012University news

Top government post for St Andrews scientist

A leading scientist at the University of St Andrews has been appointed to a key UK Government post.

24 April 2012Government

Fishing should be halved to save protected species find St Andrews researchers

Biologists say prey species such as herring too low in wild.

2 April 2012Research

One third for the birds

New research shows how much food is needed by seabirds.

22 December 2011Research

Whales ‘scared’ by sonars

But scientists say it's not just sonars that could cause problems for whales.

16 March 2011Research

St Andrews leads new sea science alliance

Scotland will become a global leader in marine science within a decade.

5 November 2009Research

Opening of Scottish Oceans Institute

New centre launched to promote interdisciplinary marine research.

10 March 2009University news

Declining harbour seal populations

Populations of harbour seals in Orkney and Shetland have suffered an as yet unexplained decline of about 40% over the past five years, according to new research carried out by the Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St Andrews.

19 January 2007Research

Royal showcase for sea mammal research

University of St Andrews scientists have been chosen to showcase their research at a Buckingham Palace 'Science Day'.

8 August 2006Public interest stories