Showing posts with label oceans. Show all posts
Showing posts with label oceans. Show all posts

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Why 99% of ocean plastic pollution is "missing"

 

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 The plastic we dump into the ocean might be hiding in plain sight.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Japan to dump contaminated water from Fukushima nuclear station into sea - france24 | EL ETOS UT

Japan to dump contaminated water from Fukushima nuclear station into sea


 Japan plans to release into the sea more than 1 million tonnes of contaminated water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said on Tuesday.

Saturday, April 10, 2021

China urges Japan to thoroughly assess radioactive water disposal plan - China.org.cn (video)

Fukushima nuclear power plant


China on Friday expressed hope that the Japanese government will conduct a thorough assessment of the possible impact of the disposal plan for tritium-contaminated wastewater from the Fukushima nuclear power plant.

Sunday, March 28, 2021

‘Deadlier Than Cyanide’: Hundreds of Poisonous Pufferfish Found Stranded on Cape Town Beach - Sputnik International

Pufferfish

According to South Africa’s Department of Environment, Forestry, and Fisheries, the species carry a deadly neurotoxin that can paralyse the diaphragm causing respiratory failure.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Un robot se sumerge hasta el fondo de la fosa de las Marianas

 

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 Un robot autopropulsado desarrollado por investigadores chinos ha operado por primera vez de forma autónoma a una profundidad de 10.900 metros en la fosa de las Marianas, la más profunda del mundo. 

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Thursday, January 09, 2020

Scientist plants corals in South China Sea to save ecosystem

Scientist plants corals in South China Sea to save ecosystem
For Huang Hui, planting corals in the deep sea is the most beautiful job in the world. "Coral reefs are rainforests under sea, like a garden in the water," said Huang. "It is significant to recover and protect them," Huang told the Global Times.

Friday, July 20, 2018

Hong Kong launches 'plastic-free beaches' campaign

Hong Kong Plastic-free beaches
China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Thursday launched "plastic-free beaches" campaign, calling on people to cut down the use of disposable plastic tableware on beaches to protect the ocean environment.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Volcanic eruptions may sap oxygen from oceans, lead to ‘mass extinction’ of life on Earth – study

Volcanic eruptions may sap oxygen from oceans, lead to ‘mass extinction’ of life on Earth
Devastating volcanic eruptions, caused by excess carbon in the atmosphere, could one day lead to the mass extinction of all marine animals, and possibly all life on Earth – so says a new study.

Saturday, June 09, 2018

UN marks World Oceans Day amid reports of ocean life killed by plastic trash

UN marks World Oceans Day
In the shadow of reports of whales and other sea life dying after eating plastic trash, including plastic garbage bags, the United Nations marked on Friday World Oceans Day. This year's theme focuses on preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean, said UN chief spokesman Stephane Dujarric.

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Δημοσιεύτηκε από Geo Kok στις Πέμπτη, 11 Φεβρουαρίου 2021
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Δημοσιεύτηκε από Geo Kok στις Πέμπτη, 11 Φεβρουαρίου 2021