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Nov 25, 2015 01:54 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
New examination of data shows that the impacts of climate change on Caribbean corals may be worse than expected. Continue reading →
Oct 21, 2015 10:23 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
A compound commonly found in the 14,000 tons of sunscreen that enter reefs annually is detrimental to coral health, research shows. Continue reading →
Apr 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sponges are using toxins, mucus, shading and smothering to kill and then take over coral colonies in areas that have been over-fished, finds a new study.
Feb 24, 2015 08:00 AM ET // AFP
Scientists found plastic deep inside the coral and worried the substance could hurt the creature's ability to digest normal food.
Oct 28, 2014 01:45 PM ET // AFP
The government's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef can't prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday.
Aug 29, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A tenfold increase in protected coral species was announced Aug. 27, with 20 new corals added to the threatened species list.
Jul 10, 2014 01:05 PM ET
Coral reefs are the rainforests of the ocean, slowly being destroyed. What are these colorful undersea vistas and why does it matter if they live or die? Trace offers some answers.
Jun 28, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
As NOAA's '30 Days of the Ocean' draw to a close this weekend, we take a look at some of its wonderful underwater camera work.
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