Monday, August 22, 2016
Friday, August 19, 2016
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Centuries-Old Shipwreck Discovered Off North Carolina Coast
Scientific sonar spots unknown shipwreck, possibly dating to the American Revolution Scanning sonar from a scientific expedition has revealed the remains of a previously unknown shipwreck more than a mile...
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Keppel Unit Wins Seabed Exploration Contract in Search of Mineral Resources
A unit of Keppel Corp. has signed a 15-year seabed exploration contract in its search for rare minerals on the seabed of the Pacific Ocean.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Stunning VIDEO Of Newly Discovered Deep Sea Creatures
A team of scientists aboard the NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer have mounted a unique crowd-sourced exploration of the largely unknown deep sea off the coast of Puerto Rico. The first two legs of...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Friday, October 3, 2014
Scientists Map Ocean Floor From Space in Unprecedented Detail
Scientists have devised a new map of the Earth's seafloor using satellite data, revealing massive underwater scars and thousands of previously uncharted sea mountains residing in some of the deepest, most remote reaches of the world's oceans.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Study Shows Gulf Dolphins in Poor Health following Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
By NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration Barataria Bay, located in the northern Gulf of Mexico, received heavy and prolonged oiling after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. This area is also home...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
New Research Shows Where Deep Sea Trash Accumulates
We've all heard about the vast amounts of plastic accumulating the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. We've all seen trash washed up on our beaches. But what about below the surface, out of sight to any normal person? For most of us, this question has remained a mystery.
Monday, June 3, 2013
Thursday, February 14, 2013
OCEARCH and Caterpillar: a Partnership to Save the Great Ocean Predators
The following images depicts a tragedy which is quietly unfolding around the world. On top of a factory building in Hong Kong, over ten thousand shark fins are being dried...
Friday, October 12, 2012
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Shipwrecks, Oil Seeps, and Salt “Volcanoes” | NOAA Films All Sorts of Cool Stuff in the Gulf of Mexico
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/42291773[/vimeo] Video courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program In crystal clear high definition video, NOAA’s Little Hercules remotely operated vehicle (ROV) flies over the remnants of a copper-sheathed sailing ship that disappeared at...
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Update Marks The 3rd Anniversary of Google Oceans With High Definition Cartography
[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n the three years since Google earthexpanded its reach into the ocean the company has focused with enthusiasm on building great relationships with the world’s leading oceanographers, people like David...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
The Ocean Network: Oceanographers enable a high speed connection to the mysteries of the deep sea
By Captain Patrick Donovan, R/V Thomas G. Thompson, University of Washington As mariners we encounter them all the time… a yellow buoy, a white ship, the daily routine of transmitting...
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