Oceanography

Sea critters hitchhiked across the Pacific on tsunami debris

Sep 29, 2017

Nearly 300 species of sea creatures, including mussels, fish and crabs, hitchhiked on debris from the 2011 tsunami that hit Japan to reach US shores

The Latest: USGS sees widespread beach erosion from Maria

Sep 26, 2017

USGS forecast shows Hurricane Maria causing major beach erosion from North Carolina to Maryland

New model confirms endangered right whales are declining

Sep 25, 2017

Researchers with the federal government and the New England Aquarium say they've developed a new model to provide better estimates about the North Atlantic right whale population, and the news isn't good

Billionaire gives $30M to Univ. of Arizona for Biosphere 2

Sep 21, 2017

Texas billionaire Edward P. Bass is giving $30 million to the University of Arizona to support the Biosphere 2 research facility

Fire on Cousteau's ship in Turkey delays restoration work

Sep 20, 2017

A fire on marine explorer Jacque Cousteau's iconic ship, Calypso, has delayed the vessel's restoration by 6-8 months, the Cousteau Society said Wednesday.

Literally lousy: Parasite plagues world salmon industry

Sep 18, 2017

Sea lice in salmon poses no danger to human diners, but the fish and the farms that raise them are a different story

Mars research crew emerges after 8 months of isolation

Sep 18, 2017

Six NASA-backed research subjects who have been living in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January have emerged from isolation

Warm waters off West Coast has lingering effects for salmon

Sep 17, 2017

The mass of warm water known as "the blob" that heated up the North Pacific Ocean has dissipated, but scientists are still seeing the domino-effect it is having on Northwest salmon and steelhead

Mars research subjects to emerge after 8 months of isolation

Sep 15, 2017

After eight months of living in isolation on a remote Hawaii volcano, six NASA-backed research subjects will emerge from their Mars-like habitat

Rescuers save entangled whale off of Cape Cod

Sep 13, 2017

A Massachusetts marine science center says it has disentangled a humpback whale off of Cape Cod

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