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Your summer guide to sunscreen, from SPF to not-so-magic pills
Choosing the right brand can be intimidating if you aren’t quite sure what you’re looking for.
The safest way to go swimming during the pandemic
Stay away from other people as much as possible, be it by the pool or on a party boat.
Ice sheets can melt much faster than we thought
Thousands of years ago, an Antarctic glacier receded faster than we’ve ever seen, and it has glaciologists rethinking things.
Fish gave us legs—and four other finny facts
Have you thanked a fish today?
Millions of people’s food supply depends on super-urinating fish
The award for Most Valuable Pee-ers goes to…
Marine parks need to move along with the animals they’re protecting
An overhaul of the 1982 UN Law of the Sea is giving us a chance to better conserve ocean species.
Get to know the very charismatic penis fish invading a California beach
They shoot jets of water out of their butts to toss their poop into the air.
The sun can help break down ocean plastic, but there’s a catch
With the help of sunlight, plastics in the ocean dissolve into carbon that some microbes will turn into food.
These octopuses are so warty, they almost got mistaken for a new species
But we still think they're cute.
New global climate report shows we need to help our oceans help us
The carbon dioxide in our atmosphere is changing the seas, but we could turn things around.