Archive for March 14th, 2017:

Giant green sea turtle goes overboard

12 March 2017 Last updated at 02:34 GMT A giant green sea turtle has been released off the Florida Keys after convalescing from an injury. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-39246482

Anger over UK ship’s damage to pristine reef

Image copyright Stay Raja Ampat Two weeks ago, a British cruise ship accidentally ran aground in one of Indonesia’s most pristine coral reefs, causing extensive damage. For local people, who rely on dive tourism, it is a sad and worrying time. “I was born here, I was in tears when I saw this damage,” said

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B vitamins may have ‘protective effect’ against air pollution

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Road dust and emissions from vehicles in cities like New Delhi make the air a threat to human health B vitamins may offer some protection against the impacts of air pollution, a small scale human trial suggests. Researchers in the US found that high doses of these supplements may

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