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Ocean warming threatens coral reefs and soon could make it harder...

Shawna Foo, Arizona State University CC BY-NDAnyone who’s tending a garden right now knows what extreme heat can do to plants. Heat is also a...

Biodiversity helps coral reefs thrive – and could be part of...

Cody Clements, Georgia Institute of Technology Coral reefs are home to so many species that they often are called “the rainforests of the seas.” Today...

Seaweed and sea slugs rely on toxic bacteria to defend against...

Samantha Mascuch, Georgia Institute of Technology and Julia Kubanek, Georgia Institute of Technology Plants, animals and even microbes that live on coral reefs have evolved...

Coral reefs provide flood protection worth $1.8 billion every year –...

Michael Beck, University of California, Santa Cruz The news is grim: According to a report compiled by hundreds of scientists from 50 countries, Earth is...

Coral reefs provide flood protection worth $1.8 billion every year –...

Michael Beck, University of California, Santa Cruz The news is grim: According to a report compiled by hundreds of scientists from 50 countries, Earth is...

There are dozens of sea snake species in the Indian and...

Harvey Lillywhite, University of Florida Beachgoers often find unusual things that have washed up with the tides. But many people were surprised when a venomous...

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Donald Scavia, University of Michigan Every year in early summer, scientists at universities, research institutions and federal agencies release forecasts for the formation of “dead...