The French Caribbean territory of St. Barts could be more vulnerable to coral bleaching than island countries like Jamaica or Cuba, according to a new scientific study.
https://e360.yale.edu/features/as-disease-ravages-coral-reefs-scientists-scramble-for-solutionsAs oceans warm, coral reefs are suffering not only from bleaching but from deadly outbreaks of disease. Researchers are developing remedies, but the key question is whether these solutions can work on a large-enough scale […]
https://www.deeperblue.com/a-wetsuit-that-protects-against-shark-bites/Researchers at a university in Australia are building a prototype wetsuit constructed out of the kinds of synthetic fibers that body armor is made of to protect against shark bites.
https://bangordailynews.com/2019/03/27/news/hancock/maine-wants-to-help-10-coastal-towns-prepare-for-rising-seas-in-penobscot-bay/State officials are hoping to find out which areas around the shores of Penobscot Bay are most vulnerable to rising seas and how to help protect them. The Maine Coastal Program, part of the state […]