by Katie Valentine Posted on April 14, 2014
The finding has serious implications for the health of the ocean ecosystem.
by Emily Atkin Posted on March 28, 2014
"It was a big surprise. We were not expecting to see rates that strong."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on February 26, 2014
Ocean acidification is being blamed for the mass shellfish die-off plaguing the West Coast.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 13, 2014
The damage to the 400-year-old coral has shocked researchers.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: January 13, 2014
All along the West Coast a strange disease is causing starfish to disintegrate.
by Judd Legum Posted on December 19, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
In a media environment increasingly dominated by celebrity, scandal and the political horserace, many of the most important stories receive scant coverage.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on November 14, 2013
By 2100, ocean acidification is predicted to increase by 170 percent if current rates of greenhouse gas emissions continue. More acidic water will make the oceans unlivable for about 30 percent of ocean species.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 23, 2013
Ocean acidification, temperature changes, and the like could cut the marine productivity 470 to 870 million poor people rely on for their livelihoods.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 3, 2013
The study finds a "deadly trio" of human-caused effects are proving disastrous for the health of the world's oceans.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on September 27, 2013 Updated: October 3, 2013
Scientists have a 95-100 percent certainty that the planet is warming, and humans are the main cause.