#Marine life

  • Article: Every Animal Pulled From the Deepest Part of the Ocean Had Plastic in Its Gut
    Environment

    Every Animal Pulled From the Deepest Part of the Ocean Had Plastic in Its Gut

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 28, 2019

    “What you put in the trench stays in the trench.” Read more

  • Article: Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report
    Environment

    Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report

    By Carmen SingerJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 11, 2019

    "We should celebrate the act's track record of reducing harms." Read more

  • Article: Every Marine Animal Studied in This Report Contained Microplastics
    Environment

    Every Marine Animal Studied in This Report Contained Microplastics

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 31, 2019

    “The ocean is a soup of microplastics and it’s only going to get worse.” Read more

  • Article: Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear
    Food & Hunger

    Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    Seismic air guns sound like bombs exploding underwater. Read more

  • Article: Sperm Whales Pop Up in the Arctic in Startling Sign of Climate Change
    Environment

    Sperm Whales Pop Up in the Arctic in Startling Sign of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 6, 2018

    Warm waters are disrupting animal habits around the world. Read more

  • Article: Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report
    Environment

    Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2018

    That means the world has far less time to deal with climate change. Read more

  • Article: Bloomberg Gives World's Top Fishing Countries $86 Million in Emergency Funding
    Finance & Innovation

    Bloomberg Gives World's Top Fishing Countries $86 Million in Emergency Funding

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2018

    The nonprofit wants to save the oceans. Read more

  • Article: Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution
    Environment

    Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2018

    “Nobody wants to live in a noisy neighborhood.” Read more