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 Sarah-Jeanne Royer investigates the growing problem of massive fishing nets washing ashore on Hawaiin reefs and beaches.

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.

THE PLASTIC IN BOTTLED WATER

THE PLASTIC IN BOTTLED WATER

The latest report from Orb Media finds a single liter of bottled water can contain thousands of microplastic particles, or entire “galaxies” of pollutants.

The Plastic in Our Drinking Water

The Plastic in Our Drinking Water

Results of a global tap water survey highlight the scale of our plastic problems and the need for more scientific research to inform solutions.