marine wildlife

Corals outplanted from the lab to the sea successfully

Laboratory grown coral has been successfully transplanted into the sea where they have survived and it is hoped that they…

3 days ago

Coronavirus facemasks are becoming a marine wildlife hazard

NEWS/VIEWS - COMMENT ON THE NEWS: From the shores of England to those of Hong Kong discarded coronavirus facemasks are…

3 days ago

Green sea turtles rescued from poachers and returned to the sea

Kuta, Indonesia - NEWS AND OPINION: The Times reports on the rescue of two dozen green sea turtles from poachers.…

3 days ago

Illegally released beavers can stay on the River Otter

This is a great decision by the current government. About 15 pairs of wild beavers are living on the River…

4 days ago

Penguin poo gives away their location

Satellite images made with a high resolution camera from space have located some as yet unknown colonies of Emperor penguins…

4 days ago

Do home aquariums reduce stress in the owner?

People buy aquariums for various reasons one which is to lower their blood pressure, reduce stress and to feel better.…

4 days ago

Mother humpback whale with calf hurts snorkeller

Ningaloo Reef, a World Heritage Site off the north-west of Western Australia: it appears that a female humpback whale has…

5 days ago

Humans eat the scrotum frog to extinction

A team of experts have joined forces to try and save the scrotum frog from becoming extinct. One of the…

6 days ago

Ghost fishing nets are death traps for specific marine wildlife

So-called "ghost nets" refers to abandoned fishing nets in large quantities on the seabed and sometimes wrapped around wrecks as…

1 week ago

A self-healing bio-based synthetic material for robots inspired by squid

The Times reports on a very interesting development in science. It is the creation of scientists at Penn State University…

1 week ago