by Jeff Spross Dec 4, 2014
Beyond three miles from shore, the cruise lines may dump wastewater directly into the ocean, and many of them rely on old and antiquated water-treatment systems.
by Ryan Koronowski Oct 31, 2014
Maine's governor, Paul LePage, has questioned the science behind climate change, opposed clean energy policies, and talked up the economic benefits of global warming.
by Katie Valentine Oct 17, 2014
For an actor who catapulted to international fame for a movie set largely in the ocean, giving back to the marine environment just makes sense.
by Katie Valentine Oct 6, 2014
The difference is warming estimates is likely due to "poor sampling" of ocean temperatures in the Southern Hemisphere.
by Jeff Spross Sep 25, 2014
The Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument will be expanded to six times its current size, protecting critical ecosystems southwest of Hawaii.
by Michael Conathan - Guest Contributor Sep 23, 2014
The President is considering a major expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. Here's why that's such a big deal.
by Katie Valentine Sep 15, 2014
The algae, Emiliania huxleyi, tended to grow more quickly once it had adapted to higher ocean temperatures.
by Katie Valentine Aug 28, 2014
The decision is a "result of the most extensive rulemaking ever undertaken by NOAA," according to the agency.
by Emily Atkin Aug 25, 2014
Scientists warn that rapid warming of the atmosphere, fueled by climate change, will return in about 10 years.
by Katie Valentine Aug 7, 2014
The study also determined where the mercury was coming from: human activities, including burning fossil fuels like coal, and mining for gold and coal.