Small group of companies dominate the ocean economy

Most of the revenue extracted from the oceans is concentrated among 100 multinationals Dubbed the “Ocean…

Gulf of Mexico marine sanctuary triples in size

Expanded marine sanctuary is one of the only safe havens for Gulf seabirds The Gulf of…

Researchers develop novel way of measuring ship noise

Light quickly scatters underwater but sound can travel for hundreds of miles Many marine organisms rely…

Artificial reefs to help marine life in Costa Rica recover

Artificial reefs to help build fish diversity and prevent erosion Fourteen bell-type structures have been sited…

Seagrass might just save us all

A seagrass meadow is probably the most important habitat in the world right now Editorial by…

Underwater robot cleans ships to cut emissions

A ship may look elegant as it cuts serenely through the waves but a look below…

Restoring the UK’s seas could boost economy by £50bn by 2050

The UK’s economy could benefit from a £50 billion boost if a holistic approach to sea…

Ocean pollutants effect male fertility

Banned chemicals may still be threatening the fertility of male porpoises off the UK Industrial chemicals…

How to identify heat-stressed corals

‘Coral hospital’ tool could help safeguard reefs facing coral bleaching Researchers have found a novel way…

How microbes reflect the health of coral reefs

Microorganisms play an important role in the health of coral reefs, yet exploring these connections can…