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DNA tests of UK waters could help catch invasive species early

A team of scientists from the University of Southampton, Bangor University and the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) have discovered several artificially introduced species in the coastal waters of southern England, using a genetic technique that... Read More

Global sea-level rise has been accelerating since 1960

Global sea-level rise has been accelerating since 1960
The recent acceleration in global sea-level actually started in the 1960s, around three decades earlier than previously thought. This is according to new research published in the journal Nature Climate Change and involving National Oceanography... Read More

Antarctic Krill use hotspots for spawning and nursery of their young

New research published in PLOS ONE has shown how Antarctic Krill, a key species in the Southern Ocean food web, choose different areas of the ocean at the various stages of their life cycle. This finding is important for conservation of the Krill... Read More

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