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In this photo taken August 14, 2008 and provided by John Calambokidis, a blue whale is shown near a cargo ship in the Santa Barbara Channel off the California coast. (AP Photo/John Calambokidis, Cascadia Research) PORTLAND, Maine — A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off […]

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Healthy Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) near unpopulated Buck Island, US Virgin Islands. Elkhorn coral is one of many important reef-building species that create 3-D structure on the seafloor. Coral reef structure provides habitat for marine life and helps break up waves as they approach the coastline. Credit: Curt Storlazzi, USGS […]

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(Photo : InformOverload/ You Tube Screenshot) After years of suffering the Great Barrier Reef has begun to die at an advanced rate and scientists fear that the damage is now irreversible and that this wonder of the world may be a thing of the past. The Federal Government of Australia […]

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Credit: Paul Selvaggio With the Global Coral Restoration Project, SECORE International, the California Academy of Sciences and The Nature Conservancy seal their commitment to help rehabilitate coral reefs and preserve them for future generations. This project aims to study and apply coral restoration techniques and practices on a larger scale, […]