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Marine species facing threats from the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico far exceed those under legal protection in the United States, a new paper in the journal BioScience finds.
A major new study that sounds a conservation alarm for the worldâ€™s vertebrate species notes that the worldâ€™s seagrass species are faring somewhat better, says a University of New Hampshire researcher who was a coauthor of the study.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.