Charting undiscovered marine life – before the deep sea miners move in

"Gummy squirrels", deep-water eels, and the fossilised remains of whales from 16 million years ago… these are just some of the discoveries being made up to 5,500 metres below the surface of the Pacific Ocean by scientists seeking to limit environmental damage from seabed mining. Tech industries need cobalt, manganese and other elements for the … Continue reading Charting undiscovered marine life – before the deep sea miners move in