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With seafood, what you see is not always what you get. It’s no secret that mislabelling is rampant around the world. But new research says that whilst you may be being overcharged for imposter fish, mislabelling is actually good for global fish populations
Is it ok to eat squid?

Which squid can you eat with a clear conscience?
Researchers use robomussels to monitor climate change

Tiny robots have been helping researchers study how climate change affects biodiversity. Developed by Northeastern University scientist Brian Helmuth, the "robomussels" have the shape,...

One of the extraordinary things about bull sharks is that they are as happy in freshwater as they are in the sea. They have...
"Mike" Michael L. Baird [CC BY 2.0] https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikebaird/

Whales are the biggest animals to ever have existed on Earth, and yet some subsist on tiny creatures. How they do this is only...
Frog Fish, Australia

Tourists are hurrying to experience Australia's Great Barrier Reef before it's gone, says new report.
Diver taking part in Malta underwater survey

Oceana has concluded its at-sea research in Malta to explore deep-sea areas, underwater caves and sandbanks. The project, co-financed by the EU, is the most...
Loggerhead Turtle, Caretta caretta

Of the seven species of marine turtles in the world, five species have been recorded in the Maldives. A new paper recommends stringent protection...
Whale shark by Tim Nicholson

Whale sharks and slender hammerheads are nearer extinction due to human actions.
Lionfish

Scientists urge divers to remove lionfish whent they see them in the Mediterranean as they are a huge threat to native species