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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Nightmarish Black Seadevil Caught on Video
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Nightmarish Black Seadevil Caught on Video

Researchers with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute have capture what is being called the best-ever footage of the elusive and nightmarish-looking

November 25, 2014
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Monday, November 17, 2014
New Satellite Data Reveals Major Uptick in Global Maritime Traffic
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New Satellite Data Reveals Major Uptick in Global Maritime Traffic

Maritime traffic on the world’s oceans has increased four-fold over the past 20 years, according to a new study published by the American Geophysical Union

November 17, 2014
Total Views: 352

Thursday, October 23, 2014
RV Arcticus – The Great Lakes Newest Research Vessel Delivered
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RV Arcticus – The Great Lakes Newest Research Vessel Delivered

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Great Lakes Science Center says it has taken delivery of its newest research vessel and the vessel will be put to work

October 23, 2014
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Friday, October 3, 2014
Drone Films Killer Whale Pod
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Drone Films Killer Whale Pod

For the first time ever, scientists have used an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor killer whales in the wild. For the groundbreaking new study, researchers

October 3, 2014
Total Views: 20

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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

October 3, 2014
Total Views: 84

Friday, September 5, 2014
You Won’t Believe the Size of This ‘Shrimp’ Caught in Florida
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You Won’t Believe the Size of This ‘Shrimp’ Caught in Florida

There are a number of ways the world's oceans can scare the crap out of you... and this is definitely one of

September 5, 2014
Total Views: 48

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Video: How The International Space Station Helped Rescue a Mariner In Distress
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Video: How The International Space Station Helped Rescue a Mariner In Distress

Since 2010, the International Space Station has been equipped with a space-based Vessel ID System receiver that allows it to track ships at sea by way of a

August 28, 2014
Total Views: 54

Friday, May 30, 2014
Jaw-Dropping Photo (and Video) Shows Massive Fin Whale in Rare Breach
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Jaw-Dropping Photo (and Video) Shows Massive Fin Whale in Rare Breach

Growing to lengths in the 80 to 90-foot range and weighing up to 70+ tons, it’s easy to understand why Fin whales don't often shoot out of the water in a

May 30, 2014
Total Views: 1372

Friday, May 9, 2014
This Dumbo Octopus Video Will Melt Your Heart
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This Dumbo Octopus Video Will Melt Your Heart

NOAA research vessel Okeanos Explorer captured this gem during a dive in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, April 26,

May 9, 2014
Total Views: 56

Thursday, May 1, 2014
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I’ve Never Really Wanted a Microscope, Until Now

The following image may make you hesitate a bit the next time you open your mouth while swimming in the ocean.  Photographer David Littschwager shows one

May 1, 2014
Total Views: 60

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Scientists Tracking One of World’s Largest Known Icebergs
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Scientists Tracking One of World’s Largest Known Icebergs

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) – Scientists are monitoring an iceberg roughly six times the size of Manhattan – one of the largest

April 23, 2014
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Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Researchers Discover Long-Lost WWII Aircraft-Carrying Submarine Off Oahu
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Researchers Discover Long-Lost WWII Aircraft-Carrying Submarine Off Oahu

Researchers at the University of Hawaii this week have confirmed the discovery of a long-lost World War II-era Japanese mega-submarine, the I-400, lost since

December 3, 2013
Total Views: 33

Thursday, November 21, 2013
RAW Footage: Volcano Gives Birth to New Island in Japan
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RAW Footage: Volcano Gives Birth to New Island in Japan

Japan's territory got a little bit bigger Wednesday after an eruption of an undersea volcano led to the birth of a small new

November 21, 2013
Total Views: 78

Thursday, November 14, 2013
Scientists Tracking Singapore-Size Iceberg Near Antarctica
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Scientists Tracking Singapore-Size Iceberg Near Antarctica

Researches in the UK say they are closely monitoring a massive iceberg that recently broke off from Antarctica, but not because of the ramifications it has on

November 14, 2013
Total Views: 20

Friday, September 6, 2013
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Research Vessel Aids in Discovery of World’s Largest Volcano

Researchers at the University of Houston have uncovered the largest single volcano on earth, laying thousands of feet below the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

September 6, 2013
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Thursday, September 5, 2013
DON’T MISS: High-Def Google Street View from Inside a Ship
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DON’T MISS: High-Def Google Street View from Inside a Ship

This summer Google took their cameras on board Schmidt Ocean Institute’s 272-foot research vessel, Falkor, while on a visit to the San Francisco

September 5, 2013
Total Views: 155

Thursday, August 15, 2013
Ship Photos Of The Day – Recovery Test of NASA’s Orion Spacecraft
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Ship Photos Of The Day – Recovery Test of NASA’s Orion Spacecraft

The U.S. Navy on Thursday took part in the first recovery test of the NASA Orion spacecraft at Naval Station Norfolk as part of a partnership to develop

August 15, 2013
Total Views: 21

Monday, July 15, 2013
Report: Sea Levels May Rise 2.3 Meters Per Degree of Global Warming
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Report: Sea Levels May Rise 2.3 Meters Per Degree of Global Warming

Sea levels could rise by 2.3 metres for each degree Celsius that global temperatures increase and they will remain high for centuries to come, according to a

July 15, 2013
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Thursday, March 28, 2013
Can The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Clean Itself?
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Can The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Clean Itself?

We’ve heard it before; the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a problem for which there is no solution. It affects the food chain, it fouls beaches,

March 28, 2013
Total Views: 137

Wednesday, March 27, 2013
James Cameron Donates His Deepsea Challenger Sub to Woods Hole
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James Cameron Donates His Deepsea Challenger Sub to Woods Hole

Marking the one-year anniversary of his record breaking solo dive to Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench, explorer and filmmaker James Cameron is donating

March 27, 2013
Total Views: 276
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