#Oceans

  • Article: Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen
    Environment

    Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 15, 2019

    "One in every 10 breaths of oxygen you breathe in is thanks to these little guys.” Read more

  • Article: The 'Attenborough Effect' Is Causing Plastic Pollution to Plummet
    Environment

    The 'Attenborough Effect' Is Causing Plastic Pollution to Plummet

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 17, 2019

    Celebrities have a unique role to play in reducing plastic waste. Read more

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

    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
    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: 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: Morrisons Is Trialling Paper Bags to Help UK Shoppers Cut Out Plastic
    Environment

    Morrisons Is Trialling Paper Bags to Help UK Shoppers Cut Out Plastic

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 28, 2019

    The bags cost 20p and are available in eight shops across the UK and Gibraltar. 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: 5 Marine Animals Will Go Extinct If We Don't Act Now
    Environment

    5 Marine Animals Will Go Extinct If We Don't Act Now

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 12, 2018

    From Narwhal whales to green sea turtles, countless marine animals are in trouble. Read more