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Since its formation in 1970, Marine Science Institute (MSI) has put a premium on captivating students with the natural world to enrich their scientific understanding and get their hands dirty. Voyages immersing children in science on the San Francisco began with the Inland Seas, our 67-foot research vessel. MSI grew over the years, and so did our need for a larger boat. A new ship, the 90-foot R/V Robert G. Brownlee, was specifically designed for the unique conditions of the San Francisco Bay and for the educational needs of the youth we take on board to explore the estuary. Commissioned in 1998, the Robert G. Brownlee has been the focal point of MSI’s education programs and we are proud to

Marine Science Camp - Now Hiring

Marine Science Institute is looking for engaging, high-energy, compassionate and fun staff to lead our summer Marine Science Camp! Are you interested in being a role model and inspiring the next generation of marine scientists? CLICK HERE to apply and join the team! Marine Science Camp is proud to have a passionate and fun team each summer. The foundation of this team of educators and leaders is not only their knowledge of marine science, but also their ability to inspire campers. They spark an appreciation for marine science and local habitats while promoting friendship, teamwork, and curiosity. The Marine Science Camp staff make the summer a fun and enriching experience for budding biologi

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