Posts Tagged ‘ocean’

Plenty of Fish in the Deep Sea

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
mesopelagic, fish, fishes, twilight zone, deep, ocean, sea

Fish biomass estimates now 10 times as high as previously thought in the deep sea.

Oyster Sounds

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

Oysters sense reef vibrations to “hear” around them.

Massive Tamu Massif

Monday, September 9th, 2013
volcanoes, underwter, pacific, ocean, olympic mons, mega, super

How can you hide a large volcano here on Earth? Place it several miles below the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

A Break From Warming

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
climate change, global warming, hiatus, pacific, ocean, tropical, cooling, decadal oscillation, nino, nina

Why has global warming taken a hiatus?

Sea Lion Strandings

Thursday, April 25th, 2013
sea lions, California, the Marine Mammal Center, sardines, anchovies, ocean, coast, strandings

The Marine Mammal Center is assisting in the rescue of hundreds of stranded sea lion pups in southern and central California.

Happy Earth Day

Monday, April 22nd, 2013
earth day, environment, pollution, great lakes, marine, ocean, rivers, colorado, drought, trees, climate change, ecology, evolution, energy, renewables, fossil fuels, solar, wind, power, flights

A few recent headlines to help you ponder and protect our planet.

Invasive Lionfish

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
lionfish, wrasse, caribbean, ocean, fish, belize, diving, luiz rocha

Academy researcher Luiz Rocha is hunting invasive lionfish.

Ocean Acidification

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Scientists discuss the impact of the ocean’s changing pH levels.

Comet Oceans

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Did Earth’s oceans arrive by comet?

Magma Ocean & Weird Exoplanets

Friday, May 13th, 2011

This week’s space news round-up includes a magma ocean, hot Jupiters and the hunt for Earth-like exoplanets…

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