#Marine life

  • Article: 23 Million Pounds of Plastic Removed From Beaches in Unprecedented Cleanup

    23 Million Pounds of Plastic Removed From Beaches in Unprecedented Cleanup

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 4, 2019

    “We are seeing this organic groundswell of global concern, awareness, and outrage.” Read more

  • Article: Wind Currents Are Carrying Microplastics All the Way to the Arctic

    Wind Currents Are Carrying Microplastics All the Way to the Arctic

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 15, 2019

    Researchers think that breathing in microplastics could penetrate deep into the lungs. Read more

  • Feature: There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report

    There's More Hope for Coral Reefs Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 2, 2019

    Coral reefs could adapt and thrive in the era of climate change. Read more

  • Article: She's Seen Coral Reefs Turn to Graveyards. Now She's Fighting to Save the Oceans.

    She's Seen Coral Reefs Turn to Graveyards. Now She's Fighting to Save the Oceans.

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    The Seychelles is on the frontlines of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Sir David Attenborough Calls for Global Laws to Protect the Oceans

    Sir David Attenborough Calls for Global Laws to Protect the Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2019

    “The longer we leave it, the more difficult the problem becomes." Read more

  • Article: Baby Coral Declined by 89% Across the Great Barrier Reef

    Baby Coral Declined by 89% Across the Great Barrier Reef

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 4, 2019

    But scientists say the surviving coral could be more resilient than ever. Read more

  • Feature: This Artist Went Free-Diving to Paint Underwater Murals on Artificial Coral Reefs

    This Artist Went Free-Diving to Paint Underwater Murals on Artificial Coral Reefs

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 26, 2019

    He spent 15 months painting the murals, two minutes at a time. Read more

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

    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