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The Mysterious Connection Between Solar Storms and Stranded Whales
Could cosmic events be leading sperm whales to their deaths?
September 08, 2017
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Isle of Shoals Humpbacks
One of 100 “Whaling Wall" murals painted in 13 different countries by a renowned marine life artist.
Added by R Stemple
John's Beachcombing Museum
One man's eclectic collection of treasures found at sea.
Added by kyliehut
A Rare Yellow Lobster Joins a Boston Aquarium's Lobster Rainbow
Many genetic mutations, together in one place.
September 01, 2017
Osaka Maritime Museum
An abandoned giant glass dome sits in the bay in “the Venice of the East.”
Added by zjason13
Mystery Beach Creature Is Just a Delightfully Freakish Clump of Barnacles
Goose barnacles only look like aliens.
August 22, 2017
The Hollow Steel Ball That Changed Ocean Exploration Forever
In the 1930s, the bathysphere propelled scientists deeper into the sea than they had ever been before.
August 16, 2017
Mystery 'Metal Starfish' Found Off Rhode Island Coast
Answers will come soon enough.
August 14, 2017
Massive Pipes Have Washed Up on English Beaches
Until they're towed away, they're a hazard to life and limb.
August 14, 2017
The Earth’s Wildest Reactions to High Tides
You can thank the moon's gravitational pull for these nine extraordinary sights.
August 10, 2017
The 20-mile causeway that separates the Netherlands from the sea.
Added by wanderlustingk
This Ship Is Not Sinking—It's Flipping for Science
FLIP sits up to provide a stable, quiet research platform.
August 08, 2017
These Australian Spiders Crossed an Ocean on a Land Raft
Don't worry, their seafaring days are over.
August 03, 2017
Another Piece of Lusitania Has Been Rediscovered and Raised
The ill-fated ship's engine order telegraph was found, then lost, then found.
July 31, 2017
Just After a Mass Extinction, This Toothy Fish Ruled the Seas
A new fossil shows it topped the food chain earlier than was once thought.
July 26, 2017
Explore the Seafloor With Data Collected During the Search for MH370
The Australian government has released the results of a survey of the bottom of the Indian Ocean.
July 21, 2017
Thousands of years of crashing waves gave this mushroom-shaped rock its svelte figure.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
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This Tube Worm Will Outlive Us All
Some members of the species can live past 300.
July 17, 2017
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