Red Sea huge source of pollution: study
Hydrocarbon gases bubbling from the bottom of the Red Sea are polluting the atmosphere at a rate equivalent to the emissions of some large fossil fuel exporting countries, researchers said ...
29 January 2020, 4:17
Baby dugong 'Mariam' dies in Thailand
A sick baby dugong whose fight for recovery won hearts in Thailand and cast a spotlight on ocean conservation has died from an infection exacerbated by bits of plastic lining her stomach, officials ...
17 August 2019, 4:02
Saudi halting oil shipments thru Red Sea -- Why?
Saudi Arabia announced last week it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea’s Bab al-Mandeb strait after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis attacked two ships in the waterway.To date, no other ...
2 August 2018, 6:52
Morocco fights to keep beaches clean
Blessed with a coastline that stretches for hundreds of kilometres across flat sandy expanses and rugged coves, Morocco's beaches should be a magnet -- but a litter crisis risks repelling sun ...
21 July 2018, 4:32