Ocean

We can rescue global marine life, study

A new study has found several components of marine ecosystems can be rebuilt if putting efforts to address the causes of their...

Climate change could wipe the world’s sandy beaches by 2100

Sandy beaches occupy more than one-third of the global coastline and have a high socioeconomic value related to recreation, tourism, and ecosystem...

Earth may have been a ‘Waterworld’ 3.2 billion years ago

The origin and evolution of Earth's biosphere were shaped by the physical and chemical histories of the oceans. Marine chemical sediments and...

Scientists are preparing to dive into Midnight Zone of the Indian ocean

Seychelles and Maldives announce a major joint marine research expedition to explore and conserve the Indian Ocean.

Tiny prosthetic enables jellyfish to swim faster and more efficiently

The ultimate goal is to use these animals to explore and record information about the oceans.

World’s oceans in 2019 were the warmest in recorded human history

2019 broke the previous records set in prior years for global warming, and the effects are already appearing in the form of more extreme weather, rising sea levels and harm to ocean animals.

Atlantic and Pacific oscillations lost in the noise

If the Atlantic Multidecadal or Pacific Decadal oscillations existed, there would be evidence for their existence across the suite of current state-of-the-art climate model simulations.

Scientists discovered a simpler pattern of ocean warming

Part history, part climate science, the research corrects decades of data and suggests that ocean warming occurred in a much more homogenous way.

Ocean swimming changes Skin Microbiome, raising your risk of infections

Skin, the human body's largest organ, is our first line of defense against infection and pathogens. The gut microbiomes that live on the surface...

Boaty McBoatface makes major climate change discovery on its first mission

The British research submarine, Boaty McBoatface has made an vital climate change discovery in Antarctica on its very first mission. The submarine was famously...