Over 75% of life is undiscovered. We are using new technologies to develop a 21st century tool kit for the exploration of life.
We are tracking down undiscovered biodiversity in mega-diverse systems like tropical forests, deep oceans and microbial communities using new technologies like molecular typing, web-based taxonomy, informatics and citizen science
Explore some of our biodiversity research.
Our researchers are tackling long-standing questions about the diversity of the most complex ecosystems on Earth.
An online platform for managing the process of uploading, curating, sharing and publishing biodiversity data online.
The team is part of a network facilitating the mobilisation, sharing, reuse and publication of biodiversity data.
Keep up to date with the latest fieldwork and research findings from our scientists on the Isles of Scilly.
Find out about projects discovering and cataloging new deep-sea species and ecosystems.
Learn more about how aquatic invertebrates can show to impact of environmental change over time.
Explore the unusual colonial life of bryozoans, their involvement in fish disease, and the impact of climate change on them.