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April 18, 2019: Microplastics are known to cause ocean pollution, but a new study suggests airborne plastic particles pollute the air and dry land as well.
April 18, 2019: Explorers captured a video of this gelatinous creature in a recent dive to the Java Trench in the Indian Ocean.
April 18, 2019: The British-led Nekton scientific mission on Thursday completed a seven-week expedition in the Indian Ocean aimed at documenting changes beneath the waves that could affect billions of people in the surrounding region over the coming decades.
April 17, 2019: Frank Ocean has graced the cover of Gayletter magazine with the private singer giving a rare interview about his career and his move away from major labels.
April 16, 2019: After sticking the landing for the first time, SpaceX's center core booster is felled by an Atlantic swell.
April 16, 2019: On Thursday, SpaceX landed three of its booster rockets in one very impressive feat. While the two side boosters landed safely on the ground at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, the center core landed out in the Atlantic Ocean on the Of
April 16, 2019: Handwritten journals from 50s show how plastic problem has grown to global emergencyA trove of data showing when the Atlantic began choking with plastic has been uncovered in the handwritten logbooks of a little-known but doggedly persistent plankton study dating back to the middle of the last century.From fishing t...
April 16, 2019: Scientists accidentally record the history of ocean plastic, including what may have been the first plastic bag to be fished out of the ocean.
April 15, 2019: “We need decisive, coordinated, international action
April 15, 2019: A research team from the United Kingdom, Russia, and China discovered an enormous population of oil-eating microbes in the Marianas Trench, the deepest point in the world's oceans.
April 14, 2019: Seychelles' leader delivers a speech in defence of the Indian Ocean from inside a submersible.
April 12, 2019: Scientists have discovered oil-eating bacteria in the planet's deepest oceanic trench, the Mariana Trench.
April 12, 2019: The last one was built 50 years ago – so what is driving a resurgence in interest in our much loved ocean baths? Australia’s ocean pools inspire a kind of fervour that borders on the fanatical. Writer Benjamin Law described taking a swim in Sydney’s ocean pools as a “spiritual experience”. Plenty of others...
April 11, 2019: Cthulhu is a lot smaller than H.P. Lovecraft described him, at least according to a group of paleontologists who recently bestowed the name on a 3 centimeter (1.18 inch) wide extinct sea cucumber, Sollasina cthulhu.
April 8, 2019: Bringing together leading companies like Procter and Gamble, Dow Chemicals, Clorox, HP and SAP for the first time, the worlds first Ocean Plastics Leadership Summit will include brands, leading NGOs, scientists, and innovators, to experience the ocean plastics crisis firsthand.
April 8, 2019: With last year barely in the rear view mirror, 2019 is shaping up to be a bit turbulent in the ocean freight market. But with preparation, businesses can still weather the stormy conditions.
April 4, 2019: Scientists have discovered a strange and mesmerizingly beautiful space thousands of feet below the ocean's surface.
April 4, 2019: For the first time in recorded history, more than one million tons of farm-raised salmon were produced. Europe and the U.S. were reacting to middle-class consumer demand for sustainably grown, natural aquaculture fish. Today, farmed salmon, tilapia and shrimp have found huge worldwide markets.
April 3, 2019: New answers for mysteries concerning Saturn's moons could shed light on whether one, Enceladus, could support life, researchers say.
April 2, 2019: At this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament, each team locker room had a special rug in it. The rug was emblazoned with the NCAA logo, the phrase “March Madness” and a mini-bracket facsimile on each side. And the rugs are very popular seeing as how they are almost always stolen, much to the...
April 2, 2019: In a new study, scientists announced the discovery of a new species and three new genera of wood-boring clams.
March 31, 2019: Hotel Shangri-La's chief concierge shares some of the most outrageous requests she's received over the years.
March 30, 2019: A federal judge in Alaska has ruled an executive order by President Donald Trump allowing offshore oil drilling of tens of millions of acres in the Arctic Ocean is unlawful
March 28, 2019: It has a pool modeled after a five-star resort and you can fish from almost any room.
March 27, 2019: What lies beneath the murky depths? SolarCity co-founder Peter Rive wants to help you and the scientific community find out. He’s just led a million Series A for SoFar Ocean Technologies, a new startup formed from a merger he orchestrated between underwater drone maker OpenROV and sea sensor developer Spoondr...