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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 4, 2016 12:16 PM ET // Mindy Weisberger, LiveScience
Severe bleaching in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, described by experts as the worst mass bleaching event in its history, ring alarm bells for the corals' future. Continue reading →
Feb 17, 2016 02:31 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Viruses may play a role in coral bleaching events, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Nov 30, 2015 10:10 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
A new approach to fighting the effects of climate change breeds corals that can take the heat.
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 →
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.
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.
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