Research at the ░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩apptakes place throughout the year in a number of research centers, each with its own intellectual focus and set of research accomplishments in areas critical to the MBLÔÇÖs┬ástrategic themes. In addition, several provide specialized resources for use by┬á░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩appResident Scientists,┬á░─├┼┴¨║¤▓╩appFellows, and┬áWhitman Center┬áscientists, as well as visitors to the MBL.