#Ocean

Could we regrow the Great Barrier Reef with electricity?

7 months ago — 1 min read

Might it be possible to restore the damaged Great Barrier Reef to its former glory using electricity?

Countdown begins for Ocean Cleanup System 001 launch

8 months ago — 1.5 min read

In 10 days, on September 8th, Ocean Cleanup will launch the world’s first ocean cleanup system from an assembly yard in Alameda, out through the San Francisco Bay, toward the...

Drones help free whales from ocean debris

11 months ago — 0.5 min read

Ocean debris can be deadly for marine life. Everything from discarded fishing gear to domestic plastic can represent a real threat to Whales. Specialists at The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

University of Warwick creates Fluorescent dye to highlight 99% of hidden ocean micro-plastics

1 year ago — 2 min read

With the smallest microplastics in oceans going largely undetected the University of Warwick has developed an innovative and cheap new method of detecting microplastics as small as the width of...

RRS Sir David Attenborough (aka ‘Boaty McBoatface’) leaves the River Tyne

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

Yesterday the stern section of the new polar research ship for Britain, the RRS Sir David Attenborough, was transported by barge from Hebburn-based shipyard A&P Tyne (Newcastle) to Cammell Laird's...

Aston Martin ‘ships’ first AM37 yacht

2 years ago — 1 min read

The Aston Martin AM37 yacht has sailed into first owner's hands. The shimmering blue yacht has an extensively customized cabin and is a brilliant example of what can happen when...