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Human Diet Trick Could Save Coral Reefs
Science & Tech  (tags: diet trick, carbon dioxide, coral, nutrition, humans, supplements, discovery, environment, research, science, study, world )

- 1225 days ago -
Under stress from climate change and rising levels of carbon dioxide, coral in nature is continually struggling to find nutrition. It's a common problem for humans too; it's one of the reasons why the dietary supplement market is booming.
Fish Acting as Lawn Mowers Help Coral Reefs Recover
Science & Tech  (tags: Fish, Acting, as, Lawn, Mowers, Help, Coral, Reefs, Recover )

- 2504 days ago -
A major barrier for corals trying to recover from damage is the overgrowth of algae. Too much algae, and coral larvae aren't able to find suitable spots to settle down and grow up. But, with the help of a few certain types of fish, coral reefs stand a be
Robotic Ghost Knifefish Is 'Born'
Science & Tech  (tags: robotic, swimming, knifefish, coral )

- 2801 days ago -
Researchers at Northwestern University have created a robotic fish that can move from swimming forward and backward to swimming vertically almost instantaneously by using a sophisticated, ribbon-like fin.
Manmade Coral to Protect Your House
Science & Tech  (tags: Manmade, Coral, House, protection )

- 2872 days ago -
Natural coral might be straining under oil spill pressure in the Gulf of Mexico, but a living manmade version could become an effective, carbon-negative way to "grow" walls. Scientists from several European universities are collaborating to develop the...
Reef Networks Would Better Protect Coral Reefs - Science News - RedOrbit
Science & Tech  (tags: coral, coral reefs, UN, "reef networds", climate change, no fishing zones, study )

- 2934 days ago -
A UN study showed that coral reefs would benefit from networks of small no-fishing zones to confront threats such as climate change, rather than single, large protected areas. Peter Sale, a leader of the study at the UN University's Institute for Water...
DNA Gleaned From Ancient Coral Unlocks Clues About Warming
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, science, research, environment, oceans, coral )

- 3580 days ago -
Shank, a researcher at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, found skeletons of 35,000- to 40,000-year-old corals littered on the New England Seamounts in the North Atlantic. He took them back to his laboratory, extracted what he could of their remaining.
Corals Flourish at ''Nuked'' Atoll
Science & Tech  (tags: science, study, ocean, coral, Bikini Atoll, atomic bomb )

- 3810 days ago -
A recent international survey of the 1.2-mile-wide (2-kilometer-wide) crater, created in 1954 by the impact of the most powerful atom bomb ever detonated by the U.S., shows that some coral species have bounced back.
Reef Mystery Solved By Gene Discovery
Science & Tech  (tags: genes, cryptochromes, Australia, coral, Great Barrier Reef, full moon, pigment, vision, moonlight )

- 3986 days ago -
The scientists found an ancient light-sensitive gene, cryptochromes, appears to act as the trigger for the mass spawning of corals across about 132,000 square miles of Australia's Great Barrier Reef shortly after each full moon. Aus

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