ocean health

Sensorbots to track ocean health round-the-clock

December 21st, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Scientists have discovered sensorbots equipped with bio-geo-chemical sensors that will monitor key events in the ocean like underwater earthquakes and hydrothermal vents. The device promises ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian, Australian joint team studying penguin evolution

January 7th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 7 (IANS) A joint team of Indian and Australian scientists is studying molecular changes in Adelie, a penguin species commonly found along the entire Antarctic coast, triggered by global warming.The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Scientists question widely adopted indicator of ocean health

November 21st, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): A new analysis by an international team led by a University of Washington fisheries scientist has suggested that the most widely adopted measure for assessing the state of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Corals recover faster when they have clean water and plentiful sea life

July 22nd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A new study has shown that bleached corals bounce back to normal growth rates more quickly when they have clean water and plentiful sea life at their side.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |