Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders® is the overarching theme of the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation. It provides financial sponsorship of marine conservation programs and scientific research around the globe, and raises awareness of the need to preserve, protect and restore the world's oceans and aquatic resources.

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  • The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation recently launched the Starfish Control and Removal (SCAR) Program to combat outbreaks of the deadly coral predator: Crown of Thorns Starfish (COTS). The new program will remove COTS during an outbreak, train others to do so, and provide a global database on COTS outbreaks.

  • The 2017 SWB Challenge® is now OPEN! Primary and secondary school students 11-19 years old, are invited to enter their artwork for the theme “Reef SuperSpecies” with scholarships of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries.

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Well...at least "there is a bit of a silver lining in terms of the southern half [of the Great Barrier Reef] being okay" - Professor Terry Hughes, Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies - Coral CoE at James Cook University.

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