Article - 18 Jan 2008
Approximately half of the carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere from human activities has dissolved into the ocean.
Article - 29 Jul 2015
Corals are marine invertebrates of the phylum Cnidaria that live in colonies consisting of thousands of genetically identical polyps (~10 mm) anchored together by a calcium carbonate exoskeleton...
Article - 23 Apr 2019
Coral reefs are a vital part of the natural world. About one third of all marine species depend on coral reefs to survive, and an estimated one billion people worldwide depend on them for sources of...
Article - 30 Nov 2013
Natural coral reefs are complex ecosystems primarily observed in tropical waters. These structures made up of calcium carbonate occupy less than 0.1% of the ocean’s surface, but provide shelter to...
Article - 30 Jul 2012
Cement is something that the majority of people do not spend a large proportion of their day thinking about, but it does, rather literally, hold our society together. Though cement is extremely useful...