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Brain Waves: What is Coral?

Guess what? Not just rocks. These ocean creatures are very much alive...

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What is Coral?

Chances are you've been underappreciating the construction workers of the sea for far too long.

What’s Killing Our Coral?

Sunscreen has a lot to answer for.

Commit To Coral

These three simple things can make a big difference to life in the reef.

  1. Check For Oxybenzone

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  2. Leave Nemo Alone

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  3. Look, Don't Touch

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  1. Check For Oxybenzone
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    Yep, Label Reading Again

    OK, so this involves reading really tiny type (yeesh, get the reading glasses out), but isn't that a small price to pay when the result is saving our reefs? Oxybenzone is an Oxy-no-no.
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    His Home, Not Yours

    If you're absolutely desperate for your very own Nemo, you have two options. One: buy a soft toy version because, let's be honest, it requires much less care. Or two: double- and triple-check that you're buying only captive-bred clownfish.
  3. Look, Don't Touch
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    Leave Only Bubbles

    You know when someone says “don't touch that plate, it's really hot” and you immediately want to touch it? Well, ignoring this tip won't give you second-degree burns, but it will damage and destroy innocent coral. Keep those hands to yourself!

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