This 2015 video from the USA is called Eugenie Clark – The Shark Lady. From the Florida Institute of Technology in the USA: Newly discovered shark species honors female pioneer Squalus clarkae named for Eugenie Clark July 17, 2018 Eugenie Clark was a pioneer in shark biology, known around the world for her illuminating research […]

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A report by Tom Di Liberto for NOAA. Over the final week of June and into early July, haze settled in over the tropical Atlantic. The plume came from small dust particles that were picked up from the Sahara Desert in Africa and transported thousands of miles by the wind. Besides some beautiful sunsets, it has meant […]

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A report by Adam Smith and Ian McLeod for The Conversation. Coral reefs around the world are in crisis. Under pressure from climate change, overfishing, pollution, introduced species and apathy, coral colonies and fish communities are steadily deteriorating. Coral cover in the Great Barrier reef has declined by an alarming 50%since the 1980s. Some leading scientists believe that the Great […]

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