sealife

sealife

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
octopus intelligence

The octopus is believed to be the most intelligent of all invertebrates. As well as its relatively large brain, each of the octopus' eight...
Coral Reef

Malaysia has created the Tun Mustapha Marine Park - its largest yet. In the coral triangle, the new park will help protect almost 1...

Cornell University, in collaboration with The University of Queensland, has created a free online course on sharks to to spread the message that shark populations need help if we are to prevent further declines and possible extinctions