Bacteria that cause flesh-eating infections are becoming more common in beaches where they've never been found before. New research suggests that this is caused by the warmer oceans that provide ideal conditions for the bacteria.
Public Health June 18, 2019
The planet's fish stocks are also in trouble when it comes to climate change. A new analysis shows significant decreases in fisheries' productivity as a result of warming oceans.
Earth/Environment February 28, 2019
The rate of ocean warming worldwide has nearly doubled since 1994 and is greater than early estimates, findings of a new study revealed. Why does rising water temperatures matter?
Earth/Environment March 14, 2017
A UN-sponsored study has warned that coral bleaching will become an annual affair because of rising heat in ocean waters by mid-century. This is despite Paris climate accords on emission reduction exceeding the targets.
Earth/Environment January 7, 2017
A new study warned that lobster industry is awaiting the worst crisis as rising ocean warming and acidifications are threatening baby lobsters with a special reference to the Gulf of Maine.
Animals September 27, 2016
Common murres have been found dead by the thousands at an Alaskan lake where they normally didn't stay, reported locals and biologists. What could be causing the massive seabird deaths?
Earth/Environment March 18, 2016
The weather has been weird for a while and one of the reasons may sound strange. Scientists point to a blob of warm water as an influence.
Geek April 11, 2015
The rate of ocean warming between 1970 and 2003 is underestimated by up to 58 percent, study reveals. Scientists said that the ocean's temperature is crucial to understanding global warming.
Earth/Environment October 8, 2014
Previous studies related to ocean warming were underestimated by up to 58 percent. Scientists suggest that sparse temperature data of oceans in the southern hemisphere let to the underestimation.
Animals October 6, 2014