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October 21, 2019: Following the release of his unprecedented Justice-Centered Climate Plan earlier in his campaign, presidential candidate for the Democratic nomination Tom Steyer announced his International Plan For Climate Justice today.
October 21, 2019: 19 million-year-old wood chips were found in sediment layers in the Bay of Bengal.
October 21, 2019: Carbon emissions make sea more acidic, which wiped out 75% of marine species 66m years agoOcean acidification can cause the mass extinction of marine life, fossil evidence from 66m years ago has revealed.A key impact of today’s climate crisis is that seas are again getting more acidic, as they absorb carbon emissi...
October 21, 2019: Maine’s shrimp population has declined as its gulf waters have warmed.
October 19, 2019: The storm’s rain will push through the Southeast into the Mid-Atlantic through Sunday morning.
October 19, 2019: Frank Ocean debuted his new queer club night PrEP+ in Queens, but many critics accused Ocean of trying to rewrite history and taking funding from PrEP manufacturers for the invite-only event.
October 18, 2019: The Kaga sank during the historic Battle of Midway, along with six other vessels.
October 17, 2019: “Dinner is served,” a researcher said as dozens of octopuses and fish munched on the carcass.
October 16, 2019: Britney Spears recently took a little me time in Maui and now she's sharing details from her tropical getaway. 
October 16, 2019: The newly identified natural phenomenon is the result of powerful storms transferring some of the vast amounts of energy that they produce into the Earth's crust.
October 13, 2019: 200 Pacific Islanders recruited to work at an Iowa pork plant ended up in a tangled migration dispute with accusations of mistreatment and broken promises.
October 10, 2019: Upside-down rivers of warm ocean water are attacking the edges of Antarctic ice shelves from below, creating conditions that lead to break-ups and sea-level rise, according to scientists.
October 9, 2019: A family visiting a South Carolina beach fished a big package from the ocean, took it to their vacation home and opened it up, finding about 44 pounds of cocaine
October 9, 2019: It's time for the world's ocean philanthropies to get off the sidelines and join the fight against ocean plastic.
October 9, 2019: Super Typhoon Hagibis is a beastly Category 5 storm that threatens Japan with a possible direct hit this weekend.
October 8, 2019: After a short lull in tropical activity, AccuWeather meteorologists are closely watching a few different areas in the Atlantic for new systems that may emerge this week.
October 6, 2019: A huge trash-collecting system designed to clean up plastic floating in the Pacific Ocean is finally picking up plastic, its inventor announced Wednesday.
October 6, 2019: For 30 years icebreaker Aurora Australia has carried researchers and artists to Antarctica. As it prepares for its final voyage, passengers and crew recall its legacyIn winter, it rests at the waterfront, where its enormous steel bow – painted a distinctive hue known as “international orange” – provides a ph...
October 5, 2019: Three officers were hauled to safety after their boat crashed with vessel they were pursuingThree Spanish police officers who were thrown into the sea when their boat crashed early during a high-speed chase were pulled to safety by the drug-smugglers they were chasing, police said.The unexpected rescue happened on F...
October 5, 2019: After Lorenzo's demise on Wednesday morning, meteorologists are still monitoring the quiet Atlantic Ocean for more tropical development in the coming week.
October 4, 2019: A new study finds that tuna harvests, including of some species considered vulnerable, have increased by an astonishing 1,000% in the last 60 years — a rate some scientists warn is unsustainable.
October 4, 2019: Researchers with the MOSAiC expedition have found an ice floe to anchor the German research icebreaker Polarstern to for a year-long journey through the Arctic Ocean.
October 3, 2019: Huge floating boom finally retains debris from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, creator saysA huge floating device designed by Dutch scientists to clean up an island of rubbish in the Pacific ocean that is three times the size of France has successfully picked up plastic from the high-seas for the first time.Boyan S...
October 3, 2019: Howard Fisher had never swum in the ocean, and as his 93rd birthday approached, he thought he never would. Then his daughter made his birthday wish come true – and the joy on his face will melt your heart.
October 3, 2019: Howard Fisher had never swum in the ocean, and as his 93rd birthday approached, he thought he never would. Then his daughter made his birthday wish come true – and the joy on his face will melt your heart.