800 kilos of endangered species seized in Mexico

 The Mexican attorney general's office seized more than 800 kilograms of endangered marine species from an Oriental restaurant and a private home in the Mexican state of Sonora, authorities said.

Acidic oceans triggered greatest extinction of all time 252 million-years-ago

Acidic oceans triggered greatest extinction of all time 252 million-years-ago

 A new study has revealed that acidic oceans triggered greatest extinction of all time 252 million-years-ago, which wiped out more than 90 per cent of marine species and more than two-thirds of the animals living on land.

World's ocean species up to 9 times likelier to become extinct than previously thought

World's ocean species up to 9 times likelier to become extinct than previously thought

A new study has recently revealed that world's marine species are up to nine times likelier to become extinct than formerly thought.

Sea cucumber seized, one arrested

About 40 kgs of sea cucumber, an endangered marine species, were seized and a man was arrested at nearby Mandapam Monday, police said.

Global warming causing changes in ocean life

Profound changes are taking place in marine life around the planet in response to global warming, an international team of scientists has found.

New marine species discovered in Pacific Ocean

Scientists have discovered new species of sea slugs, feather stars and amphipods in the Madang Lagoon on the north coast of Papua New Guinea.

Heatwave decimates marine species habitat: Study

Ocean temperatures five degrees Celsius higher than normal off the western Australian coast decimated the seaweed which harboured marine species, reveals a new study.

Warming oceans drive movement of marine species

Warming ocean waters are driving the largest movement of marine species in thousands of years.