Marine Ecosystem
West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.21

Gangetic dolphin washed ashore on beach 

A 17.38-ftl-ong mature Gangetic dolphin was washed ashore on the Laxmipur sea beach in Bakkhali on Sunday early morning. Fishermen spotted the mammal, gasping for life then, and informed forest depar...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 26.07.21

UK’s largest Jurassic starfish colony found

Millions of years before the Cotswolds, in western England, became a popular vacation destination, romanticised for its ancient woodlands, honey-coloured stone villages and medieval abbeys, it was a s...
By Aina J. Khan in London

Opinion  /  Published 04.07.21

Letters to the editor: Research needed to ensure safe harvesting of algae

Sir — The Chief Justice of India, N.V. Ramana, underlined that the judiciary needs complete freedom from any extraneous influence, namely the legislature or the executive, to apply checks on gov...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 14.07.20

Museum to showcase Chilika's marine diversity

The Chilika Development Authority (CDA) has set up a museum on the bank of the Chilika Lake to showcase the marine diversity of Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon. Chief executive officer of ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Education  /  Published 08.06.20

Marine archaeology has potential

I am a student of history and would like to study marine archaeology. What are its prospects in India and abroad? Can I get a master’s degree in it?Archaeology is an interdisciplinary subject that s...
By Shivani Manchanda

Science  /  Published 12.03.19

Species by the dozen moved north during marine heatwaves

Dozens of species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life from toastier southern waters migrated to the Northern California region over an unusually long two-year period of severe heatwaves, say...
By AP in San Francisco

Opinion  /  Published 27.08.19

Human greed is more ferocious than sharks

Sir — If Hollywood movies are to be believed, the shark would be viewed as the apex predator of the sea. In reality, however, the ferocity of this marine creature has been surpassed by that of human...
By The Telegraph


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