News - 23 Sep 2019
Scientists from Kyushu University studied seismic pressure wave reflections from the subseafloor geology off southwestern Japan and have discovered the first proof for the existence of an enormous gas...
News - 14 Aug 2019
Researchers from Rutgers University have found how diatoms—a kind of alga that can generate 20% of the atmospheric oxygen—are able to use solar energy for photosynthesis.
News - 12 Aug 2019
For millions of years, corals have been the principal framework builders of reef structures forming habitats for the different community of species. It is well established that ocean acidification,...
News - 8 Aug 2019
Researchers have discovered that marine bacteria with a unique metabolism may have an important role to play in the way Earth regulates climate.
Headed by scientists at the University of...
News - 1 Aug 2019
As population explosion and prolonged droughts continue, coastal cities like Carlsbad in Southern California have gradually opted for ocean desalination to make up for a declining freshwater...
News - 30 Jul 2019
Salt is power. This phrase might seem like alchemy; however, the energy in areas where salty ocean water and freshwater mix could offer a huge source of renewable power.
News - 25 Jul 2019
The key reasons for decade-scale climate variations have been identified by a new reconstruction of global average surface temperature variation over the last 200 decades.
The analysis proposes...
News - 16 Jul 2019
Starting in January 2020, ship exhaust gases will only be permitted to have a sulphur content of 0.5 percent. Consequently, the maritime industry is working on innovative solutions to further reduce...
News - 28 Jun 2019
With the increase in temperature, gases dissolved in the water reduce—this simple physical relationship describes, among other things, the quantifiable loss of oxygen in the warming...
News - 26 Jun 2019
A couple of students at the Chalmers University of Technology have constructed an autonomous boat that is fueled by solar cells. Their aim is to use this boat to cross the Kattegat Sea to reach...