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Video: Plane Softly Crashes in Ocean off Hawaii

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Video: Plane Softly Crashes in Ocean off Hawaii

Source: Inquisitr - January 28, 2015

The U.S. Coast Guard has released an incredible video that shows a plane ditching into the Pacific Ocean after it ran out of fuel. According to USA Today, the more…

Sea Shepherd to Build ‘Dream Ship’

Sea Shepherd to Build ‘Dream Ship’

Source: The Guardian/Melissa Davey - January 27, 2015

The ocean conservation group Sea Shepherd has been awarded €8.3m (A$11.8m) at Amsterdam’s annual Good Money Gala, saying it will use the funds to build more…

Button up the Hatches: Sailing Through Trashed Oceans

Photo: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo Ocean Race

Button up the Hatches: Sailing Through Trashed Oceans

Source: The Guardian/Justin Chisholm - January 26, 2015

For the majority of landlubbers, the fact that the world’s oceans are clogging up with the detritus of a rampant consumer society can easily be more…

Hong Kong’s Waters Glow Blue, But That’s Not a Good Thing

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Hong Kong’s Waters Glow Blue, But That’s Not a Good Thing

Source: The Weather Channel/AP - January 23, 2015

A mesmerizing blue light is illuminating Hong Kong’s waters, but the lights aren’t just beautiful. Marine biologists are saying they’re potentially toxic.

This stunning light more…

Rare, Up Close Footage of Lava Entering the Ocean

Photo: Kawika Singson

Rare, Up Close Footage of Lava Entering the Ocean

Source: MailOnline/Deborah Weitzmann - January 22, 2015

It is not very often that you can get a camera this close to deadly molten lava - especially while it oozes into the more…

Poaching Ships Brazenly Ignore Navy Patrol in Antarctic Waters

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Poaching Ships Brazenly Ignore Navy Patrol in Antarctic Waters

Source: AP/Nick Perry - January 21, 2015

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - (AP) -- Staying hidden behind sea ice and large waves, sailors aboard a navy patrol boat from New Zealand sneaked up more…

These 10 Creatures Have Terrifying Teeth

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These 10 Creatures Have Terrifying Teeth

Source: ListVerse/Chris Sergeant - January 20, 2015

An animal’s mouth can say a lot. The upturned fixed smile of a bottlenose dolphin conveys the impression that dolphins are of a friendly disposition. more…

New Zealand Attempts to Board Antarctic Fish Poachers

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New Zealand Attempts to Board Antarctic Fish Poachers

Source: Xinhuanet/Tian Shaohui - January 15, 2015

WELLINGTON, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Two of the three vessels that are allegedly fishing illegally in waters around Antarctica have thwarted New Zealand navy attempts more…

The Biggest Creatures in the Ocean

Credit: Emily M. Eng, NG Staff. Source: C. R. McClain, et al. PeerJ

The Biggest Creatures in the Ocean

Source: Business Insider/Chelsea Harvey - January 14, 2015

Just how big are the biggest creatures in the ocean? Researchers from around the US and Canada have been trying to figure that out, and more…

Exosuit Poised to Improve Ocean Exploration

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Exosuit Poised to Improve Ocean Exploration

Source: International Business Times/Mark Piggott - January 13, 2015

The oceans' floors are less well-mapped than the surface of the moon, but thanks to a revolutionary hi-tech diving suit might be make it easier more…

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