The greenhouse gases of accumulated carbon-combusting human activity are not only driving climate change, they are causing rising sea levels through ocean
The slow and inexorable increase in the oceansacidity ... DMS emissions might rise and help cool the Earth. More recently, thinking has shifted towards predicting a feedback in the opposite direction, because of acidification. As …
Slide after slide, the results were the same. The entire batch of 100 million larvae at the Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery had perished. It took several years for the Oregon oyster breeder and a team of scientists to find the culprit: a radical …
The temperature and acidity in the Mediterranean Sea are rising, and researchers are worried it will lead to extinction of native species. Villefranche-sur-Mer oceanographic laboratory in the south of France released a study that said the …
Victoria State Government provides funding as a strategic partner of The Conversation AU. Ocean acidification – the rise in ocean acidity due to the increased absorption of carbon dioxide (CO₂) – is often thought of as consequence of …
Ocean acidification caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is eating away at the shells of marine snails known as “sea butterflies”, the researchers said. © David Liittschwager Rising amounts of carbon dioxide …
The hope is that if the starfish can be removed, the coral will be given more of an …
Britain's beaches could soon be inundated with records numbers of jellyfish, marine experts warned today. Scientists …
Vietnam and Malaysia also on its list of the world’s biggest ocean plastic polluters. The problem is expected to worsen as these countries’ growing economies lead …
A reef fish that can't find its way home and whose erratic behaviour constantly puts it in danger might make a nice premise for a children's movie, but oceans filled with Dory's could spell disaster for their survival. Higher atmospheric carbon …