Tag Archives: Open House

Welcome to Moss Landing Marine Labs!

Michelle Marraffini Invertebrate Zoology and Molecular Ecology Have you ever wondered about the secret life of deep sea fishes?  Or what the inside of a whale looks like?  Have you touched one of the largest sea slugs in the world?  … Continue reading

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MLML Open House 2011 Walkthrough (Runthrough)

Here is a sped-up video for anyone who missed the MLML Open House or part of the Open House.  Be careful and buckle up as you will be traveling at intense speeds on this virtual tour!  Hope to see you all next … Continue reading

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Drop-In to MLML Open House: Get Your Hands Dirty

The Geological Oceanography lab rocks, literally.  The rhodolith pictured here is made from calcium carbonate much similar to the bone in our bodies.  This alga makes beautiful sand beaches we all enjoy.  To learn more about beach formation and the … Continue reading

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Drop-In to MLML Open House: Hang With a Scuba Diver

Be sure to check out the SCUBA diver hanging somewhere in the MLML halls at Open House this weekend.  The MLML dive program will have a booth to discuss the program and classes offered here.  We will have SCUBA gear … Continue reading

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Drop-In to MLML Open House: Algae are Tasty and Fun!

During Open House, you can come on down to the Phycology Lab  (from phykos, meaning seaweed) and check out different red, green and brown algae.  Learn about agar and carrageenan, which are polysaccarides or carbohydrates that come from algae.  They … Continue reading

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Drop-In to MLML Open House: Journey Under Antarctic Ice

The Benthic Lab at MLML has journeyed to some pretty exotic places, including under the ice of Antarctica.   Come see the gear, specimens and videos from their Antarctic explorations, and learn more about their trusty robot SCINI! MLML Open House is Saturday, … Continue reading

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Drop-In to MLML Open House: The Fish was THIS BIG!

Visitors to the 2010 Open House pay their respects to a large Mahi-mahi laid out in state.  We will have some other interesting fish on ice for you to take a close look at this year.  Can you imagine making … Continue reading

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