GREAT BARRIER REEF Top Stories

Resilience: Electricity fuelled by coal is experiencing a record decline. 2019 is expected to show the biggest fall yet, after decades of increases. An accelerated move away from coal is imperative to achieve the goals of the Paris agreement. Coal currently accounts for...
Cape Cod Times: Can we get serious about our real, and accelerating, climate change? Are...
China.dot.org: SYDNEY, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Although the devastation of Australia's unprecedented bushfire crisis has been widespread, the nation's top tourism boss is adamant that Australia is still open for business and ready to welcome tourists from China and across the...
The Mercury News: By ScottieAndrew | CNN So — some sharks walk. Just not the scary ones. While great whites haunt the deep, walking sharks are content to scuttle in the shallows. They’ve been walking, or something close to it, for at least 9 million years....
The Citizens: So -- some sharks walk. Just not the scary ones. While great whites haunt the deep, walking sharks are content to scuttle in the shallows. They've been walking, or something close to it, for at least 9 million years. They're evolutionary superstars, too:...
Daily Freeman: NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, , one of North America's largest travel agency companies, announced that its non-profit foundations, , , and the , have come together to contribute funds to the Australian Red Cross to assist with the bushfire...
PR Newswire: DALLAS, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A one of a kind mountaintop compound has hit the coveted Australian tropical coastal market, as well as the international marketplace with minimum bid incentive guidelines and absolute "will be sold" instructions...
ITV: The Pacific Ocean island nation of Palau has become the first country in the world to ban sunscreens containing chemicals harmful to animals and the environment. Hawaii has passed laws to invoke a similar ban from January 2021 – with the Caribbean island of...
PhysOrg: Scientists discovered dozens of new coral species on a recent voyage along the length of the Great Barrier Reef. ......
Gulf Daily News: The UK-based people movement and analytics business, Movement Strategies, has joined forces with global consultancy, GHDGroup. The merger will enhance GHD Group’s consulting, technical, data and digital solutions, and add sports and events...
Public Technologies: Scientists have discovered dozens of new coral species on a recent voyage along the length of the Great Barrier Reef. A team of scientists completed a 21-day trip from the Capricorn Bunkers off Gladstone to Thursday Island in the Torres Strait late last year....
Omaha World-Herald: SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sukin, a brand of vegan, cruelty-free, natural, and carbon neutral skin and hair care products “born and bred in Australia,” announced its arrival on Target.com. The #1 clean beauty brand in Australia, Sukin has...
Popular Science: A colony of arctic terns in Iceland (Melinda Conners, Stony Brook University/) When we think of areas set aside to protect species, they tend to be fixed land expanses: national parks, wilderness reserves, and refuges. But such rigid definitions of protected...