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Researchers are unravelling the longstanding mysteries surrounding the Van Allen radiation belts that circle Earth.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 19:35
The young Earth`s mantle harboured two magma oceans which were layered like a pudding cake, scientists say.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 13:32
A new study has lent weight to the idea that the oceans are taking up some of the excess heat.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 14:33
Businesses should play a bigger role in helping to save depleted fish stocks as part of efforts to prevent irreversible damage to the oceans, a World-Bank backed report said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 16:14
Rising ocean surface temperatures caused by climate change could make fish accumulate more mercury, increasing the health risk to people who eat seafood, scientists have found.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 21:30
The world`s oceans are under greater threat than previously believed from a "deadly trio" of global warming, declining oxygen levels and acidification, an international study said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 14:50
Researchers have said that recent warming of the Greenland Sea Deep Water is about ten times higher than warming rates estimated for the global ocean.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 14:10
Despite warmer air and oceans, there`s more sea ice in Antarctica now than in the 1970s, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 13:30
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.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 10:47
Biologists have found that our emissions of greenhouse gases are not just warming Earth but are also acidifying the oceans.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 14:17
A new study has revealed that the ocean the Titanic sailed through just over 100 years ago was very different from the one we swim in today.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 04, 2013, 18:11
Superoxide-producing bacteria form away from sunlight and live in dark places like lake, ocean depths and underground soils, it has been revealed.
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