Ocean Heatwaves That Instantly Kill Coral Are Getting Worse, Scientists Warn
Marine heatwaves present “a distinct biological phenomenon” from bleaching events, and could threaten the livelihoods of half a billion people.
Great Barrier Reef
This Underwater Robot Will ‘Squirt’ Coral Larvae onto the Great Barrier Reef to Save It
The LarvalBot is an experimental technology that could revive damaged and dying parts of the Great Barrier Reef.
The Seafloor Is Dissolving Because of Climate Change
According to a new study, ocean acidification is setting off a dangerous feedback loop that’s dissolving the very bottom of the ocean.
The Great Barrier Reef Is Losing Its Ability to Recover from Bleaching Events
Researchers documented a six-fold decrease in the recovery rate of the world's largest reef.
We’ve Saved One of the Coral Reefs by Simply Bothering to Do Something
Coral doesn’t have to be doomed, we just have to actually try to save it.
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Australians can’t agree on how to save the Great Barrier Reef and it’s getting ugly
A renowned coral reef researcher wants Australia to curb emissions, but some say there’s another way
Coral Bleaching Is the New Normal
A true representation of the Anthropocene.
One-Fifth of the Global Population Risks Malnutrition As Fish Stocks Decline
Scientists identified ‘bright spots’ where, against all odds, fish are thriving.
Death of the Great Barrier Reef
Turns Out Dying Coral Reefs Smell Even Worse Than They Look
The Great Barrier Reef is a living animal. And bleaching is turning it into a stinking, decaying coral graveyard.
Report Says Huge Sections of Australia's Great Barrier Reef Are Dead
Mass coral bleaching has destroyed at least 35 percent of the northern and central Great Barrier Reef, a major blow to the World Heritage Site that attracts about $3.59 billion US dollars in tourism each year.
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Hell or Salt Water
Is Sunscreen from Snorkelers Killing Coral Reefs?
Many resorts insist on biodegradable sunscreen, but we wanted to know how big of an impact sunblock really has.