Great Barrier Reef Legacy is one of a number of organizations racing to collect and study coral colonies that miraculously survive major bleaching events. The hope is that these "super corals" can help restore reefs decimated by environmental change.
Far Northern corals are now considered to be the superstock of GBR coral species. 12 live Super Coral colonies were collected by Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS). In a world first, 9 of the Super Coral colonies have spawned and are now joining over 200,000 coral larvae from the November spawning that are successfully settling onto special plates at the National Sea Simulator. 99 live coral fragments collected by University Technology Sydney (UTS) will be further analyzed for their entire biological make up.
Most parents know that giving their kids educational toys and other projects will expand their minds. But what many might not realize is that physical play is actually building their mental abilities as well. Studies are still in beginning stages, but some early research supports the theory that kids who get the chance to get […]
Not every house has a fireplace. And to be honest, not every homeowner wants to deal with the hassles and maintenance of a fireplace. But it’s tough to argue that the intoxicating glow and dance of a licking flame isn’t mesmerizing, not to mention all of a fire’s practical uses. For those looking to enjoy […]
Knowledge is power. And a company that knows who its customers are is far more likely to see those customers return. On the web, information gathering often comes in the shape of an online form. Whether it’s a registration, a contest, an order, or just a simple contact, those opportunities to engage with users and […]