Content to: Marine Life

What Can Environmental DNA Teach Us About Ocean Biodiversity?

Could the bodily fluids of sea creatures contain clues on how to best preserve our oceans?

Mussel Power: Can Molluscs Help Clean Up the Microplastic Crisis?

UK scientists are investigating a natural solution to microplastic pollution in our oceans: mussels. These molluscs serve as efficient water purifiers, but can they make a real dent in our pollution problem?

Protecting Marine Life in the Gulf of Mexico – with Seaweed Farms

Pollution is a severe threat to our coastal ecosystems. Now researchers believe that strategically planting seaweed in the Gulf of Mexico could protect marine life and prevent ocean “dead zones”.

Seabin: a Vacuum Cleaner for the Ocean

Two Australian surfers have designed an automated rubbish bin that literally sucks pollution out of the water at marinas and ports. This low-cost and low-maintenance solution could help keep marine litter under control.