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Microbial Armor Could Protect Dying Coral Reefs - Futurism

Meanwhile, the other coral studied bleached, in response to the changing conditions, and the bacteria living on it decreased in number and in diversity. However, Grottoli's team isn't yet sure if the change in the microbes are just a correlation, or if ...

Accelerating evolutionMass die-offs are driving efforts to create hardier corals - The Economist

The Economist
This is why scientists at AIMS are keen also to produce algae that withstand higher temperatures without releasing the oxidants that lead coral to kick them out. They are doing so using a process which Madeleine van Oppen, a researcher at the institute ...

'Chasing Coral' links the crises of coral reefs and the North Coast's kelp forests - Ft. Bragg Advocate-News

Ft. Bragg Advocate-News
... professor and director of the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, was part of the documentary project team and provided expert commentary to accompany the results found by the divers. She explained that bleaching is caused when coral is distressed ...

Coral Fungus

San Francisco - United States

Photograph and information from Wikipedia on this family of fungi, members of which often resemble corals or antlers.

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    Ramariaceae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Coral fungus
United States

Photograph of Ramaria stricta and information from Wikipedia on this family of Coral Fungi which consists of seven genera.

Clavulina cinerea (a coral fungus)
United States

Many photographs of this species.

Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL)
United States

Non-profit organization working to keep coral reefs alive.

Coral and Coral Reefs
United States

Informational booklet providing comprehensive information on corals.

United States

An illustrated article from Wikipedia on this Kingdom which covers organisms as diverse as mushrooms, bakers yeast, wood decay fungi and penicillium.

Doctor Fungus
United States

Doctor Fungus, your on-line reference to all things mycological!! The website is owned by the DoctorFungus Corporation and is dedicated to timely dissemination of information about fungal infections via the world-wide web. DoctorFungus gratefully acknowledges the funding for this project that it has received from its pharmaceutical Sponsors. Dr. Fungus is an independent Web site dedicated to providing a wide range of scholarly peer-reviewed conte

United States

Information on fungi in the genus Sphaerobolus which can appear in houses, with photographs of the symptoms and possible ways of dealing with the problem.

Jelly Fungus
United States

These fungi are so named because their fruiting body appears to be the consistency of jelly. They are found in the orders Tremellales, Auriculariales, and Dacrymycetales.

Mushroom and Fungus Photography
United States

Photographs of over 200 mushroom and fungus species from California and Florida.

Chytrid Fungus and Chytridiomycosis
United States

Information on the newly discovered fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, which is devastating populations of amphibia around the world.