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made of semi-transparent polyethylene plastic, 'coral' contains various features for marinas maintenance, as well as functions as an outdoor lighting fixture. The post väliala’s power pedestal for marinas is shaped like a coral appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The changing climate is affecting all kinds of environments, but few places are harder hit than coral reefs. Australia's Great Barrier Reef in particular has suffered several severe coral die-offs in recent years, and its ultimate fate is looking pretty dire. Now, researchers from the University of Queensland have outlined a plan to recycle dead coral into structures that can help protect
Mojang donates $100,000 to The Nature Conservatory after Minecraft players place ten million coral blocks underwater through the Coral Crafters initiative. ...
researchers found the garden during a 23-day expedition - a coral bed uncommon for the area and the first discovered this deep underwater. The post the gulf’s secret garden of coral reveals surprises 1,000 years later appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Although the outlook may be bleak for the world's coral reefs overall, there might at least be hope for little bits of them. Scientists at the Great Barrier Reef Foundation have announced development of an eco-friendly film that could help protect corals against bleaching...Continue Reading Could a floating film protect coral reefs?Category: EnvironmentTags: Coral Bleaching Gre
As if the world's coral reefs weren't already in enough danger due to bleaching, a new study indicates that water-borne plastic trash is also killing them off. According to the study, when such debris comes into contact with corals, the likelihood of disease increases from 4 to 89 percent...Continue Reading Plastic trash is the latest threat to coral reefsCategory: EnvironmentTags: Co
What happens when you purposely sink an historic WWII ship with a large scale sculpture of a giant octopus? A new fascinating marine experiment blending art and coral reef planting dubbed The Maverick BVI Art Reef...Continue Reading Giant octopus and historic ship combine to create new coral ecosystemCategory: MarineTags: Coral Diving Ecosystem MarineRelated Artic
the project is richard branson's idea to create an artificial reef by repurposing the shipwreck of the kodiak queen below the seas of the british virgin islands.The post richard branson sinks 80-foot coral kraken for art relief reef appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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