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Jun 17, 2019
G20 Summit: Ministers agree on new framework to tackle plastic pollution in oceansMember nations are to promote a 'life-cycle approach' to prevent & reduce dumping of plastic in oceans.
Jun 13, 2019
Human beings are consuming a credit card worth of plastic in a week: new studyThe average person could be consuming 1,769 particles of plastic every week from water alone.
May 21, 2019
Mumbai coastal road project: Photographers document marine life, fishermen who stand to loseThe Mumbai coastal road project threatens the existence of marine life near the shore and endangers the livelihoods of the fishing communities too. Several photographers have been capturing the work-in-progress; the alarming pace of the construction prompted them to urgently highlight the species flourishing in the city’s seabed.
May 17, 2019
Massive oil spill in Gulf of Mexico finally getting contained nearly 14 years laterThe oil spill occurred in 2004 when hurricane Ivan caused an underwater mudslide.
May 16, 2019
Microplastic pollution on seashore linked to population size of coastal citiesMumbai beaches have the highest concentration of microplastic particles, in India, according to a study.
May 16, 2019
Jawless parasitic fish might be cure for brain tumor and stroke, a new study findsThe molecules from sea lamprey combined with other therapies can reach brain tumours when other medicines can't.
May 15, 2019
Hawaii's super corals: Hardy corals unfazed by pollution lend hope for dying reefsA 1.5 degree Celsius rise in global temperatures could see 70-90% of Earth's coral reefs vanish.
May 10, 2019
Deep-sea fish species can see colour in pitch dark with unique gene adaptationSome fish species had over 30 copies of the gene that controls light-sensing pigments in the eye.
May 09, 2019
Last Royal Bengal tigers native to the Sunderbans may not survive climate changeClimate change will affect tiger habitats more dramatically than sea level rise in the Sunderbans.
Apr 25, 2019
Fewer Happy Feet: Baby penguin numbers lower than past years, climate change blamedVirtually no chicks have hatched at Antarctica’s second-biggest breeding grounds for emperor penguins.