Researchers look into reviving bleached corals using ‘non-preferred’ algal symbiotes

“We want to know if it’s possible that more heat tolerant, non-preferred algae could revive bleached coral communities even if the relationship is less efficient,” the authors say.

Researchers unveil the most comprehensive atlas of coral reefs to date

Maps to the rescue.

Widespread coral species shows unique adaptations against environmental changes

Pocillopora damicornis —¬†one of the most abundant and widespread reef-building corals in the world — may help us better understand how anthozoans deal with stress.

Thailand’s going crazy over penis whitening, with over 100 customers queuing up every month

Oh, how modern technology spoils us.

Losing Nemo: Climate change threatens the colorful clownfish

Instead of finding, we’re losing Nemo :(

Coral reefs barely survived bleaching, will be gone within the century unless we act

And the world will be less without them.

Coral bleaching has been captured on video for the first time

They don’t seem to be having a good time.