For well over a century, researchers on Heligoland have been looking at the connection between oceans and climate. Now a new project is investigating how levels of salt and acidity are impacting wildlife.
Plastic pollution and overfishing may currently be in the headlines. But rising CO2 emissions are also a key threat to the ocean that covers 71 percent of the planet, and a major challenge for future life on Earth.
As frigid air sweeps across Europe, the Arctic itself is seeing an unprecedented warm spell. What's going on and does it relate to global warming?
On World Meteorological Day, DW provides an overview of how global warming is changing our lived experience of the climate.
The World Conservation Congress - the largest environment decision-making forum - is taking place in Hawaii. Ocean and climate change are high on the agenda. UN advisor Susan Avery tells DW why the two go together.
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