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  1. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Los Angeles, California

    Pandemic offers scientists unprecedented chance to 'hear' oceans as they once were

    Eleven years ago, environmental scientist Jesse Ausubel dreamed aloud in a commencement speech: What if scientists could record the sounds of the ...
  2. The ship Anna Maersk is docked at Roberts Bank port carrying 69 containers

    Ocean shipping shrinks as pandemic pummels retailers

    The US$1 trillion container shipping industry is in a slowdown. Literally.
  3. Virtually all of Australia's shellfish reefs have disappeared, making them the country?s most

    Commentary: The ocean is changing – it’s getting more acidic

    All life on earth will eventually be affected as an increasingly warm and acidic ocean produces less oxygen, The Ocean Foundation President Mark J ...
  4. An ambitious project to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch isn't capturing tons of plastic

    Commentary: The world’s plastic problem is bigger than the ocean

    Sorting or recycling the estimated 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in the world's oceans won't be easy, one observer points out.