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Massive deep-sea coral die-off discovered near Gulf of Mexico


November 6th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a massive deep-sea coral die-off this week about 7 miles (11 kilometers) southwest of the source of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.Large communities ... Read more...

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Coral reefs discovered in Mediterranean for the first time


October 5th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Experts from the University of Haifa's Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences discovered for the first time an area of reefs with deep-sea corals in the Mediterranean, ... Read more...

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Fossilized coral reefs may reveal changes in sea levels over past 20,000 years


February 16th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): An international team of scientists is going to study fossilized coral reefs in the Great Barrier Reef, in order to understand how sea levels have changed over the ... Read more...

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Red Sea Coral extract may help fight skin cancer


May 16th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 16 (ANI): A research team led by an Indian-origin scientist at South Dakota State University has found that a substance derived from Red Sea Coral can help treat skin cancer.The ... Read more...

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Hawaiis deep-sea coral may be worlds oldest living marine organism


March 25th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): In a new study, it has been determined that deep-sea corals from about 400 meters off the coast of the Hawaiian Islands are much older than once ... Read more...

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Scientists discover a new fan-like coral in deep sea


December 2nd, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new species of coral thriving in veritable forests on the peaks of undersea mountains off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, which are ... Read more...

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Corals thousands of years old hold clues to past climate changes


February 15th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A new research has discovered that deep-sea corals growing off Hawaii are much older than previously thought and might hold clues about the conditions of the ocean and ... Read more...

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