Blogs Oceans & Coasts

Image of the Day: Sea of Protests on Maldives

  • Published: Mar 7th, 2012

Hundreds of supporters of the former Maldives president clashed with police amid protests aimed at unseating the country's new president.

New Study Casts Doubt on “Missing Heat” Hypothesis

  • Published: Jan 30th, 2012

Have you heard the tale about the “missing heat” in the climate system? Well, it turns out it may not have gone missing after all.

Sea Level Rise Poses Big Threat to Washington, D.C.

  • Published: Jan 17th, 2012

Washington, D.C. is vulnerable to even minor amounts of sea level rise, which according to some studies is virtually guaranteed.

Hybrid Sharks Discovery: Is There a Global Warming Connection?

  • Published: Jan 3rd, 2012

Scientists have discovered a never-before-seen hybrid shark species, but is it evidence of climate adaptation?

Science Prevails as Climate Science Data Won’t be Censored in Texas Report

  • Published: Dec 22nd, 2011

After a public conflict, the Rick Perry administration has agreed to allow the publication of an oceanographer's report on sea level rise in Galveston Bay.

No Heartburn Relief for Oceans

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2011

Scientists feel we can fix the problem of ocean acidification but it might cost trillions a year and do more harm than good.

New Jersey Faces Serious Climate Change Risks, Experts Warn

  • Published: Dec 2nd, 2011

More extreme hot days and more flooding will mean economic, environmental and health consequences for the Garden State.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: March 1-7

  • Published: Mar 8th, 2011

A round up of noteworthy climate science studies published during the first week of March.