World Oceans Day 2016 focuses on reducing plastic waste to save the planet

World Oceans Day 2016 focuses on reducing plastic waste to save the planet

Out of 300 million tons of plastic produced every year, around 8.8 million tons eventually get washed into the ocean Plastic is all around us. It’s in our homes, our offices, our... Read more »

Ocean Film Festival Australia to be held in March 2015

The Ocean Film Festival Australia at the National Film and Sound Archive would held on March 21 and March22.  Tickets for adults would cost $30 while for children it costs $22. Canberra... Read more »

Fresh nuclear leak detected at Japan’s Fukushima plant

Sensors at the Fukushima nuclear plant have detected a fresh leak of highly radioactive water into the Pacific Ocean with contamination levels 50-70 times greater than the already-high status A fresh leak... Read more »

Eight million tonnes of plastic go into the ocean every year

By Britta Denise Hardesty, CSIRO and Chris Wilcox, CSIRO You might have heard the oceans are full of plastic, but how full exactly? Around 8 million metric tonnes go into the oceans... Read more »