The latest news on oceans
New research focuses on the effects of harmful microplastics.
Barnacles found on rocky shorelines lead to a greater discovery of key ecosystems in these areas.
The pH of ocean water has declined from 8.2 to 8.1 since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution.
Worldwide Census of Marine Life focusing on hard-to-see sea life, such as microbes and zooplankton.
The volcanic vent could host clues to the origin of life on Earth.
The marine survey may yield an additional 100,000 new ocean species before its completion.
Chemical changes in seawater make a key nutrient less available to these important organisms.
Researchers have so far found about 5,600 new species during a 10-year census of marine life.
Miniature robots will be able to monitor ocean processes at a small scale.
Scientists take advantage of 'experiment of nature' to discover new insights into coral bleaching.