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Coral reef fish change to warming waters

October 21, 2016

From the University of Texas PORT ARANSAS, Texas — Ocean warming is occurring at such a rapid rate that fish are searching for cooler waters to call home. A group of international scientists has new […]

World’s largest ocean has never been seen

October 16, 2015

By Rachel Sloan The biggest ocean in the world has never been seen, according to scientists who discovered a massive ocean under North America that could be the source of all the surface water on […]

No Oxymoron Here: Shrimp Was Largest Creature

April 17, 2015

By Earl Filskov April 17, 2015 Butterflies, cockroaches, spiders, horseshoe crabs and lobsters are known as arthropods, and they are all distant cousins, according to a recent discovery in Morocco. Arthropods possess a hard exoskeleton, […]

The Giant Squid: Separating Myth from Facts

April 8, 2015

By Shauna Bennett April 8, 2015 Below the thunders of the upper deep, Far, far beneath in the abysmal sea, His ancient, dreamless, uninvaded sleep The Kraken sleepeth: faintest sunlights flee About his shadowy sides; […]

Pavlopetri: Submarine City of Wonder

March 31, 2015

By Maria Fernanda Pereira Ywazaki March 31, 2015 In 1967 English archeologist Nicholas Flemming discovered the oldest known submerged city: Pavlopetri. Located off the coast of southern Laconia in Greece, Pavlopetri offers an unprecedented way […]