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Oceans continue to warm

When discussing global warming, the public eye is mostly directed to global average surface air temperatures, but that’s just one slice of the climate pie. If you haven’t noticed, the ocean is awfully big, and it holds a great deal more … Continue reading

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The most important organism on Earth

Seaweed are not plants, but are algae. Not only do algae provide much of the Earth’s oxygen, they are also the base for almost all marine life. It is estimated that marine plants produce between 70 and 80 percent of … Continue reading

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Study : Are whales shedding blubber ?

A controversial studies made by the Japanese Institute of Cetacean reveals that the whale are more skinny than before because of the lack of krill found in the Austral Ocean. These krill are them principal food in order to make … Continue reading

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What about Tuna fisheries ?

  Tuna, sharks, whale, sustainable fisheries, Antarctica, bycatch, unsustainable fisheries … if you are interested in such information you will get them in this review. Enjoy the reading !!

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Plastic Pollution

Wherever you are on the coastal shoreline on the Earth, you must be pretty lucky not encountering some plastic garbage on the beach or into the sea. Clic on the picture to find a great article about this subject. As … Continue reading

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The Woodlouse and its Underwater Cousins

Recognize this ? Closely related isopod live very deep in the sea, the difference : the underwater environment allow them to grow much bigger ! Check it out by clicking here ! 

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Amazing Underwater Species have extraordinary Survival Skills

The ability to fly out of the Water; undetectable colors and “Stay Away from me” colors; disgusting secretion… Ocean ecosystems are full of creative defense mechanism ! Check some sea creatures skills by clicking here !

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