`Blood test` for corals to measure impact of warming

Researchers are developing a "blood test" for corals to measure how they are being affected by climate change and human activity.

Australia`s Barrier Reef loses half of coral

Australia`s Great Barrier Reef, the world`s largest coral reef system, has lost half of its coral cover in the past 27 years, a study revealed Monday.

Corals commit ‘suicide’ as Earth warms

Australian scientists have discovered the molecular mechanism that leads to mass death of corals worldwide as the Earth’s climate changes.

Coral bleaching will worsen in 2010

A new study has revealed that Coral bleaching in 2010 is shaping up to be even worse than 2005.