Marine wildlife

Filters on washing machines to stop microfibres polluting the oceans

Studio photograph of microplastics from water samples taken by manta trawl in different German rivers. Photo: Greenpeace. I would rate…

1 month ago

Lobsters screech like violins

This is another tidbit of animal trivia which is actually quite important because it educates the human into better understand…

3 months ago

Pesticide run-off leads to death of dolphins on beaches in Tuscany

It is said that pesticide pollution, and varnish put on boat hulls to stop algae growth, weakens the immune system…

12 months ago

Noise can harm animals as well as humans

Noise can cause animals to become stressed with associated health problems. After the 9/11 attacks whales were less stressed in…

1 year ago

Young woman has positive thoughts after losing a leg and two fingers in shark attack

Paige Winter has vowed to turn a shark attack in which she lost a leg in two fingers into something…

1 year ago

Chinese woman living in Michigan stomps on a sea turtle nest in Florida

A Chinese national on Miami Beach, Florida went into a protected area and grabbed one of the fence stakes and…

1 year ago

Humans eat a credit card a week in terms of weight of plastic

Inadvertently, humans eat five grams of plastic a week which is the equivalent of a credit card in terms of…

1 year ago

Fish become pessimistic when forced to be with a partner they don’t like

A study has come to the conclusion that fish become pessimistic when they are forced to live with a partner…

1 year ago

Breaking news: Canada to ban single-use plastics as soon as 2021

This is breaking news and it was on the BBC about three hours ago. The Trudeau government will ban single-use…

1 year ago

Famous sculptor throws £500,000 sculptures into the sea to save fish

The reason why she is throwing these priceless sculptures into the sea is to stop illegal trawlers dragging nets at…

1 year ago