#Oceans

  • 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|Nov. 12, 2018

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

  • Article: A 'Perfect Storm' of Climate Change Is Destroying California’s Underwater Kelp Forests
    Environment

    A 'Perfect Storm' of Climate Change Is Destroying California’s Underwater Kelp Forests

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 24, 2018

    The culprits have been called the “cockroaches of the oceans.” Read more

  • Article: European Parliament Approves Historic Ban on Single-Use Plastics
    Environment

    European Parliament Approves Historic Ban on Single-Use Plastics

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 24, 2018

    The rules have the potential to be the most ambitious ban on plastics in the world. Read more

  • Article: Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic
    Environment

    Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2018

    The latest grisly example of a marine creature harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: America's Largest Grocery Chain Vows to Ban Plastic Bags by 2025
    Environment

    America's Largest Grocery Chain Vows to Ban Plastic Bags by 2025

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 23, 2018

    The grocery giant uses 100 billion plastic bags annually. Read more