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August 08, 2020
Mauritius scrambles to counter oil spill from grounded ship
Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius stuffed fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves Saturday to ...
August 08, 2020
Mauritius declares emergency as stranded ship spills fuel
The Indian Ocean island of Mauritius has declared a “state of environmental emergency” after a Japanese-owned ship that ran ...
August 07, 2020
Hurricane Alpha? Amped up season forecast, names may run out
Already smashing records, this year’s hyperactive Atlantic hurricane season is about to get even nastier, forecasters predict
August 04, 2020
Appeals court: NOAA can't make rules for offshore fish farms
A federal appeals court in New Orleans has upheld a decision that throws out rules regulating fish farms in the Gulf of ...
August 02, 2020
SpaceX, NASA crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years
Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the ...
July 31, 2020
US: Snake River dams will not be removed to save salmon
The U.S. government announced Friday that four huge dams on the Snake River in Washington state will not be removed to help ...
July 31, 2020
Crew makes ocean trip to recover deceased Paralympian's boat
A sailing crew embarked from Honolulu on a mission to locate and recover the boat of Paralympian who died during a solo ...
July 21, 2020
Going in the water again: 'Jaws' boat clone supports sharks
The Orca is headed back to the waters of New England, but this time, its mission isn't to hunt sharks. It's to help save them
July 07, 2020
Aggressive seaweed smothers one of world's most remote reefs
Researchers say a recently discovered species of seaweed is killing large patches of coral on once-pristine reefs and is ...
July 03, 2020
Experts find early ocher mine in Mexican underwater caves
Experts and cave divers in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula have found ocher mines that are some of the oldest on the continent, ...
June 11, 2020
Trump administration cuts oil, gas fees in hundreds of cases
The Trump administration has awarded energy companies hundreds of breaks on payments for oil and gas extraction from U.S.
June 03, 2020
Scientists learn how tiny critters make ocean 'snot palaces'
Master builders of the sea construct the equivalent of a complex five-story house that protects them from predators and ...
June 02, 2020
Depression forms in Gulf, heavy rain threat for south Mexico
A tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico was near tropical storm force Tuesday, threatening to bring deadly flooding in ...
May 22, 2020
Magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits in ocean west of Mexico
The U.S. Geological Survey says a relatively strong earthquake has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean west of Mexico.
May 20, 2020
Former WWE pro Shad Gaspard missing in ocean off California
Former World Wrestling Entertainment pro Shad Gaspard was still missing Tuesday after he was swept out to sea in Southern ...
May 19, 2020
Judge: Salvage firm can recover Titanic's telegraph machine
A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that a salvage firm can retrieve the Marconi wireless telegraph machine that broadcast ...
April 23, 2020
Supreme Court rejects EPA's narrow view of Clean Water Act
The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that sewage plants and other industries cannot avoid environmental requirements under ...
April 20, 2020
Sparkling waters hide some lasting harm from 2010 oil spill
Ten years after a well blew wild under a BP platform in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 men and touching off the nation’s ...
April 13, 2020
Coronavirus forces Dutch students into long voyage home
The Caribbean sailing trip 25 Dutch high school students was supposed to end in Cuba, where they would trade a tall ship for ...
April 08, 2020
Bleaching on Great Barrier Reef more widespread than ever
An aerial survey of the Great Barrier Reef shows coral bleaching is sweeping across the area off the east of Australia for ...
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