World's oceans

Dubai joins global initiative to protect world's oceans

The patron of the Coalition is Jose Ramos-Horta, Nobel Laureate and former President of Timor-Leste.

Dec 26, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Oxygen level in world's oceans declining since 1980s

For the study, the researchers looked at a historic dataset of ocean information stretching back more than 50 years and searched for long term trends and patterns. 

May 05, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

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.

Sep 22, 2016, 00:07 AM IST

The Dead sea is now actually dying!

The Dead Sea is shrinking day by day as its waters vanish at a rate of more than one meter a year! The sea, a unique body of water marked by mineral-rich, unusually salty water nearly 10 times saltier than the world's oceans is actually dying.

Aug 28, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

Prince Charles sounds alarm about world's oceans

Prince Charles made an impassioned speech Wednesday in Washington about the deteriorating state of the world`s oceans, striking a somber note on the first full day of his US tour with wife Camilla.

Mar 19, 2015, 05:29 AM IST