Ocean acidification may pose bigger threat to marine life than warming

Ocean acidification has long been considered “the other carbon problem”, taking a back seat to discussions about global warming. In reality, scientists are beginning to see signs indicating that ocean acidification is a serious and immediate threat. The… Read More
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Climate Change Sponges, Jamaica: Bath sponges

The study in Jamaica funded by the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund has two parts. One part that is examining the effects of climate change on coral reef sponges is going very well and will finish in a few… Read More
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Climate change packs a one-two punch for coral reefs

A guest blog by Marah J. Hardt We’ve been blogging recently about our work in Jamaica, studying the effects of climate change on tropical sponges.  In this entry, we’re taking a step back to talk about how climate… Read More
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