#Ocean

  • Article: A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change
    Health

    A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2019

    The disease is often spread through eating raw oysters. Read more

  • Article: Boaty McBoatface Finds Missing Climate Change Link at Bottom of Ocean
    Environment

    Boaty McBoatface Finds Missing Climate Change Link at Bottom of Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2019

    The submarine was named by an open Internet poll. Read more

  • Article: UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away
    Environment

    UK's Canals and Rivers Could be 'Plastic-Free in a Year' if Every Visitor Takes a Bit of Rubbish Away

    By Helen Lock|June 5, 2019

    "By taking action locally they will also be helping tackle a global issue." Read more

  • Article: The Ocean Helped Her Family Survive. Now She Wants to Protect Marine Life.
    Environment

    The Ocean Helped Her Family Survive. Now She Wants to Protect Marine Life.

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2019

    Kudzi Victorino Dykman became the first female scuba instructor certified in Mozambique. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 22, 2019

    Octopus larvae placed in reduced oxygen environments for 30 minutes nearly lost their eyesight. Read more

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

    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

  • Article: Whale Found With 88 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach Shows Urgency of Zero Waste Movement
    Environment

    Whale Found With 88 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach Shows Urgency of Zero Waste Movement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 18, 2019

    Only China and Indonesia dump more plastic into the oceans than the Philippines. Read more

  • Feature: One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger
    FeatureEnvironment

    One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2019

    Eighty-five percent of the species found in the bight are found nowhere else in the world. Read more