The AIMS National Sea Simulator (SeaSim) will this week feature in a two-part live ABC television broadcast capturing the wonder of coral spawning on the Great Barrier Reef.

The Australian Government is funding the expansion of the National Sea Simulator at the Australian Institute of Marine Science as part of the 2020 Research Infrastructure Investment P

SeaSim with solar panels

The University of Western Australia (UWA) and the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) have joined forces today to launch an exciting new initiative to develop the world’s best marine science leaders.

reef top in western australia

Scientists at the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) have turned nocturnal over the last week during the first Great Barrier Reef mass coral spawning of the year, to further develop a method of reef restoration called ‘coral seeding’.

spawning in seasim under red light

Passion and collegiate contribution to marine science underpin inaugural awarding of AIMS Medal

Dr Andrew Heyward AIMS medal

The Australian Institute of Marine Science and Curtin University have this week signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to facilitate cooperation and collaboration in marine science research.

AIMS and Curtin MoU signing

Mystery circles providing evidence of a potential new species of pufferfish have been discovered in Australia’s north-west

circular pattern on the seafloor

The Annual Summary Report on coral reef condition for 2019/20 has been released today.

A team of scientists from AIMS, CSIRO and the University of Melbourne has successfully produced in a laboratory setting a coral that is more resistant to increased seawater temperatures.

Diver observes bleached corals on a reef