Hot, Cold, Fresh, Salty
An observer on the seashore may make the mistake of thinking that all ocean...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:39
Ups and Downs
The rise and fall of the ocean tides is a predictable phenomenon influenced by the...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 12:51
Birth of an Atoll
An atoll is a ring-shaped coral reef that forms as an old volcano erodes. This...
Fri, 06/08/2018 - 14:18
Most “typical” warm water corals found in shallow waters that most people...
Harp seals depend on seasonal ice during the breeding season. Their populations may...
Warming climate, changing ocean chemistry, and overfishing threaten kelp forests...
Atlantic Bluefin Tuna
Endangered Atlantic bluefin tuna are caught in the wild and fattened in pens for...
Changes in ocean chemistry destroy the shelled pteropods that this “naked sea...
Unlike most coral reefs, those of the Phoenix Islands are protected from pollution...