Search Results for: ocean
2012 paper published in the journal Science on historic patterns in carbon dioxide and ocean acidification and the implications for the future.
2010 study by the University of Maine and others on the effect the ability of whales to sequester carbon and the potential benefits of restoring whale populations.
Updated roundup of research on climate-change risks and the regions and groups most threatened by them, attempts to mitigate these risks, and adaptive efforts for coastal regions.
2016 study published in PNAS that looks at the benefits and drawbacks of alternative approaches to recovering depleted fisheries worldwide.
Terms and concepts relating to academic research methods, theories and ways of thinking about questions.
The seas are rising, but not like water in a bathtub. A new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration offers region-specific predictions for coastal inundation.
The melting ice caps will not only impact our coastlines, but may radically alter international trade, a new study finds.
Government bans on lightweight plastic shopping bags have spread in recent years amid fears about plastic’s negative impact on the environment. But alternatives are not necessarily better.
While shark attacks are rare, reports of attacks are on the rise worldwide. This collection of research examines shark-attack trends, victim injuries, how the media portrays sharks and
2016 tip sheet offering a list of weather-related resources to aid journalists in covering hurricanes and tropical storms.