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Plastic pollution: Flip-flop found in poo of endangered Indian Ocean tortoise

The isolated Aldabra atoll, 390 miles off the coast of Africa, is strewn with plastic that has been swept long distances by ocean currents

Deep Ocean Live: Mission to take scientists into the ocean’s twilight...

The mission, called First Descent, will take scientists from the research organisation Nekton down to a depth of 300m (984ft), where sunlight barely penetrates yet thousands of undocumented species could flourish

Sky to broadcast first live TV news coverage of underwater world

Working with scientists from the Nekton mission we will use small submarines to descend past coral gardens into the dimly lit and little explored 'twilight zone' at a depth of 300m (984ft)