For the Penguins

For the Penguins

To honor World Penguin Day, we’ve rounded up some things you should know about our feathered friends in the Southern Hemisphere.

The Poop Loop

The Poop Loop

Ocean lovers, we implore you to go forth and fertilize the global consciousness by talking about whale poop. Here are your talking points.

Where did the oceans come from?

Where did the oceans come from?

To mark UN World Water Day, we explore where the Earth’s life-giving water came from and find out more about the so-called ‘second ocean’ inside our planet.

A lake full of golden jellyfish

A lake full of golden jellyfish

Ongeim'l Tketau lake in Palau is home to millions of harmless golden jellyfish. Every day, this miniature galaxy of marine life begins a migration in search of the sun.

Singing with the Whales

Singing with the Whales

The voices of whales are currently moving through interstellar space and the deep oceans. Let’s make sure they’re heard and protected.

Science vs Plastic: Corals

Science vs Plastic: Corals

Researchers at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment have found that corals actually like the taste of plastic particles.

Mapping Coral to Save Reefs

Mapping Coral to Save Reefs

Working at the intersection of art, photography, marine biology and computer science, a non-profit is working to create “open access oceans”.

Science vs Plastic: Fishing Nets

Science vs Plastic: Fishing Nets

In the first in our new series, oceanographer Dr. Sarah-Jeanne Royer investigates the growing problem of fishing nets washing ashore.

High Seas, High Stakes

High Seas, High Stakes

The UN meets next week for what could be the most important environmental meeting since the Paris Climate talks.