Currently, cod is on the verge of collapse. A new research published in the journal Science has found a link between cod collapse and rapid warming of oceans. Cods were quite an important part of New England’s fisheries and a valuable species in the Gulf of Maine ecosystem.
The Greek Aegean area’s Fourni archipelago has high underwater cliffs that get down into the darkness of the deep sea. Marine archaeologists carried out an investigation in these murky depths in the search of objects made by humans.
Oregon wildlife biologists endorse taking wolves off the state endangered list, while keep some protections when it cast votes next month. The aggressive conservationists said that this was a premature move and opposed by the public.
Three United Kingdom birds have been added to the Red List of Threatened Species. Warnings have been issued for the European turtle doves, Slavonian grebes and pochards as these birds are also facing a decline in their population.
Credit has been given to a translocation project for the surge in numbers of fen raft spider, which is UK’s largest spider. The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) said that the number has increased after shifting to new habitat.
In an amazing video, a Superman-esque seal has been captured flying through the sky after it was thrown to the heavens by an orca's splashing tail. A spectator can be heard in the video saying that the seal may have been at least 80 feet high at its apex.
Former residents of Bikini Atoll said they want to use their million-dollar government trust fund to seek refuge in the United States. Earlier, homes of the Bikini Islanders were destroyed by nuclear testing and now, climate change has made them homeless.