Debris in the ocean, such as plastic and glass, has been having a life-threatening global impact on marine life.
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Kochi: Kochi is all set to host four-day World Ocean Science Congress-2015, beginning on Thursday.
Eminent oceanographers, environmentalists, naval exponents and maritime industrialists from across the world will converge here for the maiden edition of four-day World Ocean Science Congress (WOSC)-2015, beginning Thursday.
The collapse of wildlife on land due human activity is about to recur in the sea in the next 100 years, a consortium of scientists has found.
Scientists have stressed on a pro-active role by concerned agencies for conserving coral reefs that are currently facing wrath of human and environmental interventions.
Policymakers and scientists from SAARC countries have begun deliberations on climate change, which is adversely affecting Ocean and marine life in the region.
A new study says global warming is likely playing a bigger role than previously thought in dead zones in waterways around the world and it's only going to get worse.
A study to track oxygen levels in global oceans has revealed that the oxygen levels in oceans have come down due to global warming.
In a new study, killer whales learned how to communicate when they mingled with bottlenose dolphins.
Sunscreens give protection to the human skin from ultraviolet (UV) radiation and are almost a necessity among the beach goers - but at the cost to the environment.
Soon put your cell phone down on a table and watch it fade into the woodwork, thanks to a new technology.
The UN has urged the international community to commit itself to keeping the oceans healthy and productive for current and future generations.
A new study used advanced climate models to predict that sea floor dwelling marine life would decline by 38 per cent in the North Atlantic and over five per cent globally over the next century.
The nations that make decisions about Antarctic fishing failed today for a third time to agree on a plan that would create the world`s largest marine sanctuary.
A new study has revealed that the oceans are more acidic now than they have been for at least 300 million years, due to carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels.
A new research has suggested that rising ocean temperatures could hamper natural cycles of carbon dioxide, nitrogen and phosphorous.
A study into marine life around an underwater volcanic vent in the Mediterranean, may hold the key to understanding how some species will be able to survive the acidifying of sea water.
Rising carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere are having a catastrophic effect on microscopic marine life, according to scientists.
A Parliamentary panel has expressed displeasure at non-commercial vessels not being prohibited from using paints that contain harmful chemicals, saying the practice would adversely impact marine life.
Inhospitable hydrodgen-sulphide rich waters could have delayed the spread of complex life forms in ancient oceans, a new study has suggested.
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