The aquatic world is being increasingly compromised by an overwhelming array of human-caused noise. The sound of propellers, cavitation, seabed … More
The coding in the genes of whales has a surprising attribute that has not been observed in any other known … More
“It is a ground-breaking study,” says Luke Rendell, a behavioral ecologist at the University of St. Andrews who was not involved with the research. The work adds evidence to the idea that dolphins evolved large brains to navigate their complex social environments.
Preliminary results raise questions about whether Cook Inlet beluga whales are reproducing much later than initially thought. Newly published research … More
Recent reports by scientists estimate that the proportion of plastic debris of our oceans will outweigh all sea life by … More