great barrier reef]
Sydney | By Reuters| Posted by Nishtha Grover
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2020 03:58 PM IST
The Coral IVF trials that started in 2016 on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia not only survived the bleaching events, but they have further started reproducing. This has given researchers the hope that there is still a chance of renewal.
Queensland | By Reuters| Posted by Mallika Soni
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2020 12:34 PM IST
Since it was sparked by an illegal campfire seven weeks ago, the blaze has blackened half the island off Australia’s north eastern coast, which is part of the Great Barrier Reef and famed for a tropical rainforest on sand dunes, and inland lakes.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anvit Srivastava
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2020 11:38 AM IST
Airline officials familiar with the developments told HT that these “scenic joy flights” will be low-flying expeditions that give passengers an aerial tour of famous spots in India
SYDNEY | By Reuters | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 11, 2020 02:26 PM IST
Listed as endangered, many countries have made it illegal to collect or harm green turtles, while nesting grounds are often also protected.
Canberra, Australia | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON OCT 29, 2019 07:34 PM IST
The shark severed one man’s right foot and then circled back and mauled the other’s right calf, Queensland state Ambulance Service spokeswoman Tracey Eastwick reported.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2019 12:18 PM IST
Google Doodle 2019: Google today is remembering the legendary Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin with its special slideshow of doodles.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 06, 2018 05:16 PM IST
Wondering where to go on holiday in November? Check out five destinations around the world, and in India, you could vacation in: From Australia’s Great Barrier Reef to Lucknow.
Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON AUG 31, 2018 01:14 PM IST
Scientists said the robot, named the RangerBot and developed with a grant from Google, would serve as a “robo reef protector” for the Great Barrier Reef.
Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2018 09:25 AM IST
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi writes about his travel bucket list - places he’s been to and those he’s yet to explore.
AFP, Sydney | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 10:09 AM IST
Coral reefs make up less than one percent of Earth’s marine environment, but are home to an estimated 25 percent of ocean life, acting as nurseries for many species of fish.