The annual summit for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species held in Bangkok made a landmark decision to give rare protection to shark species.
An unknown eye cast ashore on a Florida beach had excited biologists and the public, demonstrating a fascination for ocean life, and a need for increased marine research.
Monsanto has been able to protect its harmful malpractice with GMO seeds by taking advantage of the IMF, destroying cultural farming practices all over the world in the process.
The global ocean generates every second breath of oxygen we take, absorbs 1/4 of our CO2 emissions, and gives us 80m tons of seafood each year. But we're not managing them effectively.
The oceans play an important role in absorbing atmospheric carbon dioxide; yet this could have repercussions for marine life and coastal ecosystem services in our growing, energy-hungry world.
Weeks before the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil considers relaxing its Amazon rainforest policy – but do we have any right to complain?
Shark species face extinction worldwide, an outcome which will harm the oceanic ecosystem and the global economy.
A pioneering biological survey has revealed dozens of new plants and animals. It is hoped that this region will gain a greater conservation status and lead to the development of new protection.