Tiny marine organisms painstakingly build expansive coral reefs, one tiny piece of calcium carbonate at a time.
John Nielsen talks with Stephen Palumbi
The “Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef,” a unique exhibition and thought-provoking fusion of science, conservation, mathematics, and art, was recently on display in Washington, D.C.
Degraded coral reefs fare better than their pristine counterparts in changing oceans
Warmer waters cause reef fish to turn aggressive
Abandoned ship triggers hostile ecosystem takeover
Scientists have invented a better fixer-upper for damaged coral reefs.
Self-powered pumps keep coral cool as oceans warm
The loss of algae-eating fish and invertebrates can decimate coral reefs, but researchers haven’t been sure which species best stop reefs from being taken over by macro-algae (a.k.a.
Night lights help pinpoint vulnerable coral reefs