#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: Dying Coral Reefs Inspired Artist Sean Yoro’s Underwater Murals

    Dying Coral Reefs Inspired Artist Sean Yoro’s Underwater Murals

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 26, 2019

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

  • Article: Even Creatures in The Deepest Ocean Trench Have Eaten Plastic

    Even Creatures in The Deepest Ocean Trench Have Eaten Plastic

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

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