Friday, February 5, 2021
RoRo vessel whale fluke

Science Publishes Ocean Noise Pollution Warning

By Sharon Bernstein (Reuters) – Far beneath the ocean surface, a cacophony of industrial noise is disrupting marine animals’ ability to mate, feed and even evade predators, scientists warn. With...

February 5, 2021
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
cargo ship

Giant Shipworms Are Nasty Creatures But Can They Really “Eat” Ships?

What is a giant shipworm and why are we just starting to study these sea creatures? At the top, two flesh-toned siphons swish water over massive gills. At the bottom, a...

April 20, 2017
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Monday, December 23, 2013
Maritime News

Virus Kills Over 1,000 Bottlenose Dolphins Along U.S. East Coast

More than 1,000 migratory bottlenose dolphins have died from a measles-like virus along the U.S. Eastern Seaboard in 2013 and the epidemic shows no sign of abating, a marine biologist said on Monday.

December 23, 2013
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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Robojelly – Robotic Combat Jellyfish Of The Future

Virginia Tech College of Engineering researchers are working on U.S. Navy project dubbed Robojelly to put robot jellyfish in waters around the world. The purpose of Robojelly is to better...

June 5, 2012
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Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Pink Dolphin Discovery – Photos & Video of Pinky The Albino Dolphin

We bring you the latest news about a pink dolphin in Louisiana via The Register:

February 25, 2009
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Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Marine Geography Quiz

Test your marine geography knowledge with this URI/NOAA map of the World’s Largest Watersheds and Currents. To get you started here are the first three answers: Bearing Bering Sea Gulf...

July 1, 2008
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