NASA invites video gamers and citizen scientists to embark on virtual ocean research expeditions to help map coral reefs around the world in an effort to better understand these threatened ecosystems.
https://insideclimatenews.org/news/07042020/global-warming-ecosystem-biodiversity-rising-heat-species A new study shows that as rising heat drives some key species extinct, it will affect other species, as well, in a domino effect. By Bob Berwyn Global warming is about to tear big […]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WWFStories/~3/ckJ3HVWPqzM/what-do-sea-turtles-eat-unfortunately-plastic-bagsWould you rather pick a fight with a jellyfish or a plastic bag? For sea turtles, this question should be simple. Their scales protect them from the worst of a jellyfish’s venom, and the resulting […]
https://phys.org/news/2020-04-great-barrier-reef-worst-ever-coral.htmlAustralia’s Great Barrier Reef has suffered its most widespread coral bleaching on record, scientists said Tuesday in a dire warning about the threat posed by climate change to the world’s largest living organism. Original Title: […]