Ocean

Giant icebergs play key role in removing CO2 from the atmosphere

Posted in Science on 30th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Carbon sequestration contributes to the long-term storage of atmospheric carbon dioxide, therefore helping to slow global warming.

Climate change will noticeably reduce oxygen in oceans by 2030

Posted in Featured, Science on 28th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

There might be plenty of fish in the sea, but what about oxygen for those fish?

How did sea creatures survive the dinosaurs' extinction?

Posted in Featured, Science on 14th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Algae and microorganisms would have survived a massive asteroid and acted as a food source for other creatures.

Ocean temperatures can predict US heat waves 50 days out, study finds

Posted in Science on 30th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

Summertime heat waves are among the deadliest weather events, and can have big impacts on farming and energy use.

Sea level rise from ocean warming underestimated

Posted in Featured, Science on 16th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

Thermal expansion of the oceans as they warm is likely to be twice as large as previously thought, according to researchers.