#Oceans

  • 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

  • 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