Madi Bechtol

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Unfussy bottom feeders show resilience to climate change

A study by scientists at the University of Aberdeen has found that invertebrate life in the deep Arctic Ocean is more resilient to the effects of …

Mystery of world's worst toxic algal blooms solved: Cold water upswells from the deeper ocean

Algal blooms can lead to fatal food poisoning and kills seals, fish and birds.<p>The most deadly algal blooms have extremely high levels of the …

Researchers find widespread acidified water along US West Coast

Climate change is altering the planet in ways we might not often think about, such as in the acidification of the world’s oceans. A team of 20 …

How did dinosaurs evolve into birds?

Scientists may have finally worked out how dinosaurs evolved into birds.<p>Experts have isolated a genetic sequence which they believe was present in dinosaurs before and during their evolution into birds.<p>Modern birds descended from a group of two-legged dinosaurs called theropods, whose members …

Rethinking role of viruses in coral reef ecosystems

Conventional wisdom has it that within virus-bacteria population dynamics, viruses frequently kill their host bacterial cells—a process called …

Iron-Dumping Ocean Experiment Sparks Controversy

Marine scientists are raising the alarm about a proposal to drop tonnes of iron into the Pacific Ocean to stimulate the growth of phytoplankton, the …