Odds slashed on Louis van Gaal leaving Manchester United
Odds slashed on Louis van Gaal leaving Manchester United

British bookmakers reacted to Manchester United`s humiliating 4-0 defeat by MK Dons in the Capital One Cup by slashing the odds on manager Louis van Gaal leaving the club.

Dredging can double fatal disease risks in corals: Study

A new study has revealed that coral reefs face more than twice as much coral disease risks at dredging sites than at control sites.

Caribbean coral reefs could vanish in 20 years

Many of the Caribbean`s coral reefs could vanish in the next 20 years, according to a new report which found that healthy coral reefs have declined by about 50 per cent in the past four decades.

Corals could hold key to future bone grafting procedures

A new research suggests that sea corals could soon be used more extensively in bone grafting procedures.

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef corals lead to super sunscreen

In a step forward in the fight against skin cancer, scientists in Australia claimed to have developed a super sunscreen which mimics the natural sun protection used by Great Barrier Reef corals.

Corals may quit warming oceans?

Corals could quit equitorial seas as the warming trend continues unabated, according to new evidence unearthed by marine scientists.

Algae make corals vulnerable to bleaching

Corals may be more severely impacted by climate warming when they contain too many symbiotic algae

Can corals survive more acidic oceans?

Corals may yet be able to survive the acidification of the world`s oceans, escaping the effects of climatic devastation.

Soft corals are key building blocks of reefs

Scientists have long believed that soft corals, one of the many endangered elements of marine life, are only minor contributors to the structure of coral reefs.

Remote Hawaii atoll corals suffer bleaching

Corals at remote atolls northwest of main Hawaiian islands suffered some bleaching this summer.

Australia corals to light up cancer cure fight

The vividly fluorescent cluster was found in waters off Lord Howe Island.

Australia corals to light up cancer cure fight

The vividly fluorescent cluster was found in waters off Lord Howe Island.

`Corals on brink due to global warming`

Some 90% of Malaysia`s corals are dead due to global warming and the reefs
may never recover.

Guj to transplant corals from Gulf of Mannar to Gulf of Kutch

In a bid to improve marine ecology of the state, the Gujarat Ecology Commission would be transplanting corals from the Gulf of Mannar in Tamil Nadu to
the Gulf of Kutch.

Unusual corals likely to survive global warming

Researchers have stumbled on a diversity of corals harbouring unusual species of symbiotic algae in the warm waters of the Andaman Sea.

Corals and algae in Indian Ocean may survive future global warming

A team of scientists has discovered a diversity of corals harboring unusual species of symbiotic algae in the warm waters of the Andaman Sea in the Indian Ocean, which spells hope of resilience to future global warming.