Coral Restoration: Active vs Passive

There are two types of restoration efforts when it comes to coral reefs: passive and active. Passive approach focuses on minimising the negative impacts that cause reef degradation and hoping that the ecosystem will recover by itself. This method consists of...

Blue Economy

The World Bank defines Blue Economy as “sustainable of ocean resources for economic growth, improved livelihoods and jobs, and ocean ecosystem health”. Blue economy includes various activities related to the ocean such as tourism, fisheries, aquaculture, and maritime...

How Does Climate Change Affect Corals?

Climate change is one of the biggest threats to coral reefs. Climate change is the result of increased greenhouse gases derived from different human activities, such as burning fossil fuels, deforestation, the use of fertilisers, raising livestock, and many more. The...

Biorock Internship Experience

As a part of my master’s studies in France, I was required to do a 6-month internship. I thought it was a great chance for me to expand my work experience. Having done internships in a start-up and government office, I decided it would be nice to be involved in...