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Apr 26, 2016 02:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The extensive reef stretches 600 miles along the Brazil–French Guiana border. Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Giant sponges, corals, spiny lobsters and fish abound at a newly discovered reef ecosystem at the mouth of the Amazon River.
Feb 17, 2016 02:31 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Viruses may play a role in coral bleaching events, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Dec 16, 2015 08:38 AM ET // AFP
The initiative sparks fears that companies could potentially use such investments to hide poor green credentials.
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.
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