Australia’s Great Barrier Reef shows record devastation: Scientists

New aerial surveys of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef show the most widespread and severe bleaching the coral reef has experienced. The damage follows record high temperatures in February. Scientists at James Cook University have issued a dire warning about the threat posed by climate change to the world’s largest living organism and say temperatures over … Read more Australia’s Great Barrier Reef shows record devastation: Scientists

David Attenborough – Desert Seas – Monday 18th July 2011 at 8pm

Desert seas explores the contrasting make-up of the waters on either side of the Arabian peninsula. To the West of Mecca on the Saudi Arabian coast is the Red Sea. Deep waters support a thin sliver of coral life with predatory schools of fish and symbiotic relationships between species. Colourful fish and exotic coral structures … Read more David Attenborough – Desert Seas – Monday 18th July 2011 at 8pm