Victor Vescovo, a retired naval officer said he made the unsettling discovery as he descended nearly 6.8 miles to a point in the Pacific Ocean's Mariana...
The fashion industry is the second-biggest consumer of water, generating around 20 per cent of the world's wastewater and releasing half a million tons of synthetic...
Israeli researchers have found that ascidians, also known as sea squirts, can help measure plastic pollution as they filter tiny particles from the ocean and store...
The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has announced two major collaborations with developed countries like Norway and Germany to help combat marine pollution
To stop plastic waste from entering the ocean, the Union Ministry of Earth Sciences will assess the extent and source of marine litter along India's coastline
On World Oceans Day, Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a picturesque sand art with a message - 'Save Our Oceans' and 'Stop Plastic Pollution'
In India for the 45th World Environment Day, UN Environment Head Erik Solheim said that India’s response as global host for the occasion has exceeded expectations
Norwegian ambassador Nils Ragnar Kamsvag said that his country was working to ensure that oceans were used in a sustainable manner
The automated observation system will assist in keeping tabs on pollution levels and also inform about water quality at regular intervals
Some Indian states are showing progress when it comes to clean seas, said a UN representative
Marine wildlife photographer Justin Hofman’s photograph of a sea horse grasping a cotton swab in Indonesian waters shows the “heartbreaking” state of our polluted water