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Apr 04, 2019
Great Barrier Reef is being reshaped by global warming for good — except it's badHealthy corals need 10 years to recover after major damage — ten years they probably don't have.
Mar 06, 2019
Some species of corals are becoming resilient to warming ocean temperaturesThe insides of a particularly long-living genus of corals, Porites, led to the new finding.
Sep 27, 2018
Scientists' apocalyptic warnings are scaring visitors out of Great Barrier ReefEvery year, more than two million snorkel-wielding tourists head to the Great Barrier Reef.
Sep 05, 2018
Drumlines are killing endangered sharks species in Great Barrier Reef: ExpertsExperts called "for a change in our views of sharks and a change in policy to reflect that."
Aug 31, 2018
Australia unveils starfish-killing robot to protect the Great Barrier ReefThe RangerBot has an eight-hour battery life is able to map reef areas at very small scales.
Jul 24, 2018
Deep coral reefs won't host marine life fleeing threats of climate change: StudyWorldwide, coral reefs in shallow waters are among ecosystems most threatened by climate change.
Jun 25, 2018
Australia failing on commitments to protect the Great Barrier Reef say activistsExperts have warned that deforestation increases runoff into the reef, reducing water quality and light.
May 29, 2018
The Great Barrier Reef has overcome near-extinction situations five times, but faces the most severe stress in more acidic oceans todayGreat Barrier Reef is reeling from successive bouts of coral bleaching due to warming sea temperatures linked to climate change.
Sep 16, 2017
The destruction of reefs is bad news for humanity: How we can work to reverse the damageIn the millions of years of their existence, coral reefs have never faced such a combined onslaught of stressors at such a pace as they do today.
Jun 27, 2017
Great Barrier Reef an asset worth $42 billion which is 'too big to fail', says studyThe World Heritage-listed reef is the largest living structure on Earth and its economic and social value was calculated for the first time.