ocean

Not all Antarctic sea ice is the same. And the finer details are what scientists need to know more about to understand its impact on the climate system.

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While the hype around deep sea mining is real, there may be unintended consequences that will come with it.

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Gaining social legitimacy of deep sea mining should consider who makes the decisions and how.

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Mining the seabed without proper regulations seems outlandish. But it could happen sooner than we think.

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The regulatory body for deep sea mining is under pressure to accept mining applications, but what are the risks?

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Seaweed farming could free up millions of hectares of land and help cut carbon emissions if its true value is realised. Getting there takes time and investment.

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Japan plans to dump treated, radioactively contaminated water from the Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific but it could be used in other ways instead.

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Releasing treated wastewater directly into the ocean from the Fukushima nuclear plant sounds dangerous, but going below the surface reveals the full story.

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Gathering reliable data from the high seas can be difficult and opaque.

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Japan plans to dump radioactive water from Fukushima into the Pacific Ocean, but its effects on Pacific nations are not clear.

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