World Aquarium News
A new analysis of the natural temperature archives stored in coral reefs shows the ocean around the Galápagos Islands has been warming since the 1970s. The finding surprised the research team, because the sparse instrumental records for sea surface temperature for that part of the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean did not show warming. Scientists thought strong upwelling of colder deep waters spared the region from the warming seen in other parts of the Pacific. [...]
Wed, Feb 21, 2018
Source Coral Reef News from Science Daily
Researchers have measured the protective role of coral reefs and field-tested a solution that reduces coastal risks by combining innovative engineering with restoration ecology. [...]
Mon, Feb 12, 2018
Source Coral Reef News from Science Daily
Hong Kong is the global hub for the more than USD 1 billion Live Reef Food Fish Trade (LRFFT), much of it unreported and unregulated with serious consequences for vulnerable species, food security and livelihoods in Southeast Asia. [...]
Mon, Feb 05, 2018
Source Coral Reef News from Science Daily
An international team of scientists has developed a strategy to boost people's ability to adapt to climate change. [...]
Tue, Jan 30, 2018
Source Coral Reef News from Science Daily
The rising acidity of the oceans threatens coral reefs by making it harder for corals to build their skeletons. A new study identifies the details of how ocean acidification affects coral skeletons, allowing scientists to predict more precisely where corals will be more vulnerable. [...]
Mon, Jan 29, 2018
Source Coral Reef News from Science Daily
How common is bioluminescence in the sea? [...]
Fri, Aug 25, 2017
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
A tweetstorm with more “awws” than “aghs” started with the birth of a seal pup at the Smithsonian. [...]
Thu, Jan 26, 2017
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
An aquarium service technician is part plumber, part veterinarian, and part ringmaster of a world where things aren't meant to live in harmony. [...]
Fri, Jul 08, 2016
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
In the face of protests by animal welfare activists, the institution is discontinuing the popular tourist attraction. [...]
Tue, Jun 14, 2016
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
It was the world's only captive great white shark, a species that has proven difficult to keep in tanks. [...]
Fri, Jan 08, 2016
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
The 200,000-square-foot OdySea is scheduled to open in Scottsdale in 2016. [...]
Mon, May 04, 2015
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
The Tree Vase was originally designed as a funky aquarium, bonsai optional. [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2013
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
With friendly museums, tours and trolleys, the city is easy to visit with children. Don't stick to downtown, there's much more to discover beyond. [...]
Thu, Nov 14, 2013
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
Tracks suggest he slipped through a small gap at the top of his tank, scampered across the floor, slid down a 164-foot-long drainpipe and reached the ocean. [...]
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times
The New England Aquarium's Marine Conservation Action Fund has paid out $700,000 since 1999, supporting 122 projects in 40 countries on six continents. [...]
Source Aquarium News from the New York Times