Category: Oceans

Oceans and the plastic problem

The garbage is not just an eyesore. Scientists worry it may harm marine life and humans. Not only do animals get tangled in fishing lines and other big debris, but they ingest smaller bits of plastic also, which then release…

What can we do to clean the ocean?

Each year on June eight we celebrate World Oceans Day, a date chosen by the United Nations to recognize our relationship with the ocean through various ways of world connection. Around the globe, through the World Ocean Network, The Ocean…

Do we live in symbiosis with the ocean?

Life below the surface can not endure without us changing how we live our lives above the surface. And that means our idea of ocean conservation needs to be largely broadened. Over the past decades, we have grown more sophisticated…