Flax Pond Marine Laboratory 15 Shore Dr, Setauket, NY11733 Flax Pond Marine Laboratory is a research facility for Stony Brook University's School of Marine and Atmospheric…More Sciences. It specializes in the study of wetlands and fisheries. For more information on the lab, call the number listed.
New York Sea Grant Cr-97 & E Loop Rd, Stony Brook, NY11794 Established in 1971, New York Sea Grant is an organization dedicated to research, education, and service to promote the…More protection and informed use of marine and lake resources. Headquartered at Stony Brook University's School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, NYSG is a federally funded organization. Addressing issues such as shoreline protection, seafood safety and water quality, NYSG combines university talent and specialist knowledge to transfer scientific discovery to everyday application.
Stony Brook University, founded in 1957, is part of the State University of New York and one of the state's…More premier educational institutions. It is ranked among the top 200 universities worldwide by the <i>London Times Higher Education-QS World University Ranking</i><i>s</i>. It features an acclaimed medical school and hospital, and offers programs in the arts, journalism, business, engineering and applied sciences, marine and atmospheric sciences, dental medicine, nursing, health technology and management, social welfare and more. Among its decorated faculty -- including three Nobel Prize winners -- 98 percent hold either a doctoral degree or the highest degree in their field.</p>
<p>Students enjoy a variety of campus activities, organizations, quads equipped with fitness and computing centers, and dorm rooms outfitted with cable TV and high-speed Internet.</p>
<p>The university's reach extends beyond its 1,454-acre campus in Stony Brook, with a nearby research and development park, campuses in Southampton and Manhattan and a business incubator in Calverton. Together with the nonprofit organization Battelle, Stony Brook University comanages Brookhaven National Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy, affording faculty and students valuable research experience.</p>