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Is there hope for coral reefs in peril from climate change? The National | April 19, 2024

NYUAD, Dolphin Energy sign agreement to boost sustainability, climate change research WAM | April 4, 2024

Endangered bramble shark found for first time off UAE coast The National | February 26, 2024

OceanXplorer: On board the billionaire’s research vessel broadcasting from the deep sea EuroNews | February 11, 2024

New book celebrates UAE's vibrant nature and wildlife The National | February 01, 2024

The Growing Role of Women in Coral Reef Science Accross the Gulf States | Al Etihad, January 18, 2024

Our Carbon Healing Balm National Geographic Arabia | December 01, 2023

UAE team wins $1m funding for climate-boosting corals plan
Grant will support key research being carried out by New York University Abu Dhabi
The National | December 11, 2023

As global sea temperatures hit record levels, what are the implications? The National | August 04, 2023

NYUAD researchers find the oxygen levels in the Arabian Gulf are declining
And the ever-changing climate is surely not helping these low-oxygen zones.
Featuring John Burt, Associate Professor of Biology
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New UAE study to help scientists understand how mangroves thrive in desert climate Khaleej Times | February 02, 2021

NYU Abu Dhabi Publish New Mangrove Biology Findings Abu Dhabi World | February 02, 2021

NYU Abu Dhabi researchers publish important new findings on the study of mangrove biology Emirates News Agency | February 01, 2021

Seasonal variation in reef fish assemblages in the environmentally extreme southern Persian/Arabian Gulf Springer | January 1, 2021

Coral Reef of the Arabian Gulf The Sustanabilist | September 01, 2020

Biologists dive for secrets of coral reef that survives hot Gulf waters Al Monitor | Jun 26, 2020

Divers cut, plant coral off UAE coast to build reef Khaleej Times | June 18, 2020

Divers cut, plant coral off UAE coast to build reef. Reuters | June 18, 2020

Biologists dive for secrets of coral reef that survives hot Gulf waters.    Al Monitor | June 26, 2020

Middle East is 'the canary in the coal mine' of climate change.  The National | December 23, 2019

Hope for coral reefs after scientists find resilient speciesThe National | July 12, 2019

Sea Surface Wind Conditions Linked to Severe Coral Bleaching off Abu Dhabi. NYUAD press release | April 29, 2019

Coral bleaching in Arabian Gulf modulated by shamal winds, say NYUAD researchersEmirates News Agency | April 29, 2019

Artificial tidal pools to be built to promote marine biodiversityThe National | May 6, 2019

Why the UAE's mangroves are so important — and how to save themThe National | April 12, 2019

UAE's corals suffer 'catastrophic' damage in record summer heatThe National | February 2, 2019

Desalination plants produce more waste brine than thoughtNational Geographic | January 14, 2019

Marine fish in the Arabian Gulf are threatened with extinctionAl-Ittihad | January 21, 2019

Elevated extinction risks for marine bony fishes in the Arabian Gulf: NYU Abu Dhabi researchZawya | January 20, 2019

Researchers call for improved conservation to save bony fish from extinctionThe National | January 20, 2019

New research from NYU Abu Dhabi and the International Union for Conservation of Nature reports elevated extinction risks for marine bony fishes in the Arabian GulfGo Dubai | January 20, 2019

Heat-resistant corals in the Middle East could save the world's dying reefs. CNN | June 27, 2018

Third of Gulf's marine life could be extinct by 2090, study findsThe National | June 17, 2018

Saadiyat closed to swimmers due to a harmful algal bloomThe National | May 14, 2018

Maritime history found in the coral walls of RAK ghost townThe National | May 17, 2018

Climate Change Lessons from Arabian Gulf Coral ReefsNYU News | September 19, 2017

Hamour than meets the eye: NYUAD study reveals species' secretThe National | December 12, 2015

Corals get by with a little help from a friendNature Asia | October 15, 2015

The beauty beneath the waves: Jebel Ali. The National | July 14, 2015

Guardians of Ras Ghanada: Abu Dhabi's most vibrant coral reef. The National | July 5, 2015

New species of algae saves Arabian Gulf Coral. The National | March 2, 2015

Special Report: Gulf coasts require long-term protection effortsThe National | February 22, 2015

Mapping the UAE's undiscovered coral reefsGulf News | February 20, 2015