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Around 20 million gallons of sewage per day are discharged into the Pacific Ocean, just five miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Of all 375 shark species, only 12 are considered potentially dangerous to humans.
On June 1, consumers, businesses, and organizations around the world celebrate World Reef Day. They are invited to reflect on the delicate ecosystem of our ocean's coral reefs and prevent further reef loss.
Every year, between eight and 13 million tonnes of plastic leak into our oceans. It's the equivalent of a truckload of plastic every minute.
Where does the Sun rise and set? Why are days longer in summer and shorter in winter? Take a look at a few curious and fascinating facts about sunset and sunrise.
Sea urchins are spherical and spiny marine animals that inhabit all five oceans of the world.