Climate Changes Colour Of 56% Of World's Oceans

The green colour of the ocean waters comes from the green pigment chlorophyll present in phytoplankton, the plant-like microbes abundant in upper ocean. Scientists are, therefore, keen to monitor phytoplankton to see their response to climate change

By PTI 13/07/2023

Need To Develop New Techniques To Audit Blue Economy: CAG Of India 

According to Girish Chandra Murmu, the audit will become more important as the blue economy gains prominence

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/06/2023

Conditions For Coral Reefs To Worsen

Scientists find that hypoxia is already happening in some reef habitats now, and is expected to get worse if ocean temperatures continue to warm due to climate change 

By PTI 17/03/2023

Women Are Both Climate Victims And Solution Providers

International Women’s Day is an apt occasion to emphasise that equal representation and participation of women at decision-making tables at all levels should be a top priority to serve the true purpose of the 2030 Agenda in the fight against climate change

By Elsie Gabriel 08/03/2023

UN: Greenhouse Gas Concentrations Hit A New Record In 2020

The report draws on information collected by a network that monitors the amount of greenhouse gases that remain in the atmosphere after some quantities are absorbed by oceans and the biosphere.

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/10/2021

Save Our Seas

It is estimated that by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the seas and degradation is already being seen in rapidly declining fish stocks across the globe. There is a need to bring more marine areas under protection

By Juhi Chaudhary 06/08/2020