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How warmer seas are changing our planet for the worse

How warmer seas are changing our planet for the worse

The upper depths of the world's oceans have warmed significantly since 1995, resulting in severe hurricanes, storm surges and an increase in the number of icebergs, according to a new report.

Great Barrier Reef experiencing 'worst coral bleaching' in years

Great Barrier Reef experiencing 'worst coral bleaching' in years

Stud reveals Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching at 95 per cent in northern section.

Going Dutch could save us from rising seas

Had nature been left to take its course much of the Netherlands would be a muddy swamp and the tiny coastal nation would never have risen to be the eurozone's fifth largest economy.

First insect-size robot that can fly, swim

First insect-size robot that can fly, swim

The RoboBee is a microrobot, smaller than a paperclip, that flies and hovers like an insect, flapping its tiny, nearly invisible wings 120 times per second.

Harvard researchers develop way to make 'super-steel'

 Researchers at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have developed a new steel surface coating that makes the world's most important engineering and construction material stronger, safer and more durable.