Sprawling Coral Reef Resembling Roses Discovered Off Tahiti

An underwater mapping project recently took an unexpected turn off the coast of Tahiti, when deep-sea explorers said this week they discovered a sprawling coral reef resembling a rose bed that appears largely unharmed by climate change. Stretching nearly three kilometers (1.86 mi), the reef is remarkably well preserved and is among the largest ever […]

Climate Change Destroys Coral Reefs Worldwide, According to Major Report

The world lost about 14 percent of its coral reefs in the decade after 2009, mainly due to climate change. comprehensive international report about the state of corals in the world. While the decline highlights the disastrous consequences of global warming, it also offers hope that some coral reefs can be saved if people act […]