October 05, 2021 1:33 pm
Although coral reefs cover a tiny fraction of the ocean floor, they provide outsized benefits to people. Their fish supply a critical protein source to 1 billion people.
September 28, 2021 3:16 pm
Researchers use a turbine to spray microscopic particles to thicken existing clouds and reduce sunlight on the world's largest coral reef ecosystem.
September 09, 2021 9:28 pm
The atlas also includes a coral bleaching monitor to check for corals that are stressed due to global warming and other factors.
December 12, 2019 6:48 am
Coral reefs are often called "rainforests of the sea" for the astonishing diversity of life they shelter. Just 2% of the ocean floor is filled with coral, but the branching structures sustain a quarter of all marine species.