oceans

What could be more exciting than flying a helicopter over the deserts of Mars? How about playing Captain Nemo on Saturn’s large, foggy moon Titan — plumbing the depths of a methane ocean, dodging hydrocarbon...

Baby shark doom doom doom: Warming oceans are causing shark hatchlings to be born smaller, undernourished and exhausted Researchers from Australia studied epaulette sharks from the Great Barrier Reef This...

Rivers and oceans are being treated like ‘open sewers’ as water quality campaigners reveal 3,000 raw sewage pollution incidents have been recorded in just 12 months  Surfers Against Sewage examined...

World’s oceans soak up 900 million tonnes of CO2 a year MORE than previously thought — the amount emitted by 2.2 billion petrol cars Previous models did not account for temperature differences...

In 2012, London-based couple Ben Hewitt and David McDonald were invited to a friend’s wedding they feared was going to be “awful.” The ceremony was taking place on a cruise ship and the pair, then...

World’s oceans have soaked up 3.6 BILLION Hiroshima bombs worth of energy in just 25 years as global water temperature soars to a new all-time high in 2019 Ocean temperatures were 32 Fahrenheit...

Jellyfish are thought to pre-date the dinosaurs by millions of years. Thousands of jellyfish have been launched into space for experiments. Here are 12 things you probably didn’t know about...

Many everyday activities can have a negative impact on the ocean, though you might not realize it. Single-use plastics often end up in the ocean. Greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change...

Rising acidity in the world’s oceans could have dire consequences for millions, experts warn Carbon dioxide seeping into the ocean from volcanoes create pockets of acidity These mimic future conditions...

PARIS (AFP) – Invisible to people but deadly to marine life, ocean heatwaves have damaged ecosystems across the globe and are poised to become even more destructive, according to the first study...

World’s oceans absorbed the same amount of heat last year as 150 MILLION ‘Little Boy’ atomic bombs that destroyed Hiroshima Top portion of ocean absorbed the same energy as 150million...

Meet Coco, Jimmy and Gorilla – the ‘Ocean’s 11-style’ gang who ‘made $10million by using acrobats and strongmen to rob high end jewelers and bought themselves an early retirement...

Could the plastic polluting the world’s oceans be recycled? Expert warns ‘the options are not good’ for coping with waste cleaned up from the seas Recycling plastic only possible if...

Are John Lewis ‘plastic’ towels a pollution risk? New range made from recycled bottles ‘will still pollute the oceans with microfibres’ The collection to be launched next month...