The quest to understand, explore, and protect the amazing animals
A mysteriously healthy patch of coral reefs in the Red Sea and Persian Gulf might provide scientists with ways to protect the rest of the reefs
Plus, a Lexus sedan made of cardboard
Presenting the winners of the 2016 Vizzies
To track the effects of warming seas on coral reefs, a new survey project is launching an extensive database of panoramic underwater imagery.
Our favorite science images of the week
The sperm can be used to reseed the reef in the future.
Cell biologists get observational omniscience
Real-time immune attack could pinpoint new interventions, thanks to a new procedure
Studying our natural internal bacteria could help doctors cure diseases that affect millions
We spent twenty-four hours on a Greenpeace boat in the Gulf of Mexico looking for oil and dispersant among marine life. On the six-month anniversary of the leak, we report back
Newsworthy eye candy
Glow coral, glow.
The 20 ideas, trends, and breakthroughs that will shape our world in 2014
But it's not going to be easy for many species
Players love the tech, but pro and amateur organizations can hardly keep up with the new materials and radical designs that have rewired and sometimes hot-wired sports.
Forget lab coats and beakers: in this gallery of breathtaking images, we celebrate the visually pleasing side of scientific enquiry
From harvesting energy to building networks, nature has been solving problems for billions of years longer than humans have
Plus, new Veil Nebula images from Hubble
Manipulating the acidity where a reef lives gives us a window into the effects of climate change.
We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure