Ecology

Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica calves giant iceberg

Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica calves giant iceberg

A huge iceberg (1550 km²), almost the size of Greater London, has broken off the...

Pink dye experiment to reveal mysteries of coastal ocean dynamics

Pink dye experiment to reveal mysteries of coastal ocean...

Scripps Oceanography-led PiNC experiment will use non-toxic pink dye and a suite...

New discoveries from New Zealand’s deepest waters

New discoveries from New Zealand’s deepest waters

A joint Chinese – New Zealand research expedition to the Kermadec Trench at Ranghitāhua...

NOAA awards $20.5 million for ocean and coastal resource management

NOAA awards $20.5 million for ocean and coastal resource...

The awards will support projects to advance regional ocean partnerships and data...

Proposed requirement for zero emissions in the world heritage fjords by 2026

Proposed requirement for zero emissions in the world heritage...

The proposed measures will reduce the emissions in the world heritage fjords and...

Opinion: England’s single-use plastics ban is a win for our ocean

Opinion: England’s single-use plastics ban is a win for...

In the nearly four decades volunteers worldwide have collected more than 381 million...

Record lows on the Mississippi: How climate change is altering large rivers

Record lows on the Mississippi: How climate change is altering...

Typical water conditions are no longer the norm, and that river transport is likely...

The Ocean Cleanup team hit significant milestone in 2022

The Ocean Cleanup team hit significant milestone in 2022

Over 2,000,000 kg of trash removed from oceans and rivers

Microplastics deposited on the seafloor have tripled in 20 years

Microplastics deposited on the seafloor have tripled in...

The degradation status of the buried particles was investigated, and it was found...

Pillar coral increase its extinction risk to Critically Endangered due to human activity

Pillar coral increase its extinction risk to Critically...

An international team of experts, including from the University of Portsmouth, have...

Plastic pollution kills sea urchin larvae

Plastic pollution kills sea urchin larvae

Sea urchin larvae raised in high levels of plastic pollution die due to developmental...

BOEM and NOAA announce joint strategy for fisheries surveys

BOEM and NOAA announce joint strategy for fisheries surveys

Agencies aim to mitigate offshore wind development impacts

New kind of tropical cyclone identified in the Indian Ocean

New kind of tropical cyclone identified in the Indian Ocean

Flinders University oceanography experts have described a new kind of cyclone in...

Negligible warming caused by Nord Stream methane leaks

Negligible warming caused by Nord Stream methane leaks

Researchers from the Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences,...

Deepest scientific ocean drilling sheds light on Japan's next great earthquake

Deepest scientific ocean drilling sheds light on Japan's...

Tectonic stress in Japan's Nankai subduction zone is less than expected

Research explores the potential for mechanical devices to clear the ocean of plastics

Research explores the potential for mechanical devices...

Mechanical devices are increasingly being considered as a potential way to help...

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