Posts Tagged ‘coral’

Coral Reef in Iraq

Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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Researchers have discovered a diverse coral reef off of the harsh coastline of Iraq.

Sponge Heroes

Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Are faceless sponges the true heroes of coral reef ecosystems?

Saving Coral Reefs

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
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Coral reefs are in trouble globally and efforts are underway to save them.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Friday, July 19th, 2013
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As invasive lionfish spread throughout the Caribbean and farther south, researchers are learning more about these damaging fish.

Celebrity Chefs

Friday, March 1st, 2013
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What do Academy celebrities eat? How is their food prepared?

The Opportunistic Mimic

Thursday, January 5th, 2012
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Here’s a mimic that mimics a mimic!

How Reef Fish Travel

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
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Academy researcher Luiz Rocha explains how coral reef fish travel great distances.

Coral Bleaching

Monday, January 31st, 2011
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The Academy’s Terry Gosliner describes a recent bleaching event in the Coral Triangle.

Dead Coral

Monday, November 8th, 2010
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Scientists were “slapped in the face” last week when they discovered dead and damaged coral near the BP oil spill site.

Atoll Tale

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010
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Remote atolls are teaching scientists a lot about healthy coral reef ecosystems and their future.

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