The wreck of a fabled 19th-century gunrunner that may also contain a treasure in gold has been identified off the coast of South Carolina.
Scientists have discovered a 10-metre-high rock of granite deep in the Atlantic, suggesting a continent may have existed off the Brazilian coast. As granite is usually only found on land, the discovery points to a previously unknown landmass that was
Amazon.com founder and the man behind Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos, has recovered parts of the F-1 rocket engines used in the Apollo missions.
Deep beneath the ocean floor off the Pacific Northwest coast, scientists have described the existence of a potentially vast realm of life, one almost completely disconnected from the world above.
Tens of thousands of sharks have recently been spotted near the shores of South Florida's beaches as part of their annual migration north.
Tons of South Florida beaches were temporarily closed on Thursday when tens of thousands of sharks were seen swarming near the shores.
Moving around underwater in a diving suit is a lot less fun than it sounds.
When movie director James Cameron dove to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean early last year, he and his team captured hours of video of strange new deep sea life.
Austin Powers' Dr. Evil had one simple request: "sharks with frickin' laser beams attached to their heads."
The ocean is still mysterious place, but one thing we know: The Great White shark is a fearsome predator. Why would someone willingly jump into the water with one, as we see freediver Ocean Ramsey do in the video below?
Race against the tide risking death under huge blocks of ice
Oh the ocean... a place of mystery and discovery ! I loved the way nature spread its splendor and pushed us to the marvelous. This talk is just awesme !
A new submersible with a starting price of $2.46 million promises to bring the ocean closer than ever without sacrificing any of the comforts of home.
In March of this year, filmmaker, explorer, and high-profile tinkerer James Cameron etched his name in the record books when he became the first man to pilot a solo submarine to the world’s deepest ocean trench.
A privately funded ocean survey is adding 50,000 underwater panoramic images to Google Maps.
Google has begun letting users of its online mapping service take virtual scuba dives to explore precious living reefs being surveyed by scientists. The first underwater panoramic images were added to Google Maps with the help of
The 2012 Beetle is transformed into an underwater shark cage that drives across the ocean floor in shark invested waters.
Rivers under the sea can really exist! The ocean has many secrets, and underwater rivers are one them.
A “UFO-shaped” object, found at the bottom of the Baltic Sea last year, has puzzled many. And a Swedish expedition that plunged into the deep eventually surfaced with more questions than answers.
Trip to Challenger Deep felt as if he'd "gone to another planet."
Hollywood icon James Cameron has made it to Earth's deepest point. The director of "Titanic," "Avatar" and other films used a specially designed submarine to dive nearly seven miles, completing his journey a little before 8 a.m. Monday local time,
Imagine if one day you happened to trip over $3 billion dollars and the rules of the game are finders-keepers? That's what's happened to Greg Brooks, a deep sea treasure hunter with Sub Sea Research (SSR) out of Gorham, Maine.
Bill Warren has spent years searching for shipwrecks, usually in the hope of finding treasure. But his next mission is to locate and raise a much more contemporary object that is bound to place him at the center of controversy: the body of Osama bin
The Obama administration will accept no more public input for a federal strategy that could prohibit U.S. citizens from fishing the nation's oceans, coastal areas, Great Lakes, and even inland waters.This announcement comes at the time when the situ
A giant steel float that will be part of a "floating island" in Seoul boasting off-shore entertainment facilities began a snails-paced trip towards the city's Han River Saturday. The football-field-sized structure, resembling the hull of a cargo s
Billionaire Sir Richard Branson may already own an airline, a record label, a mobile phone company, several luxury restaurants and a Caribbean island. But today the entrepreneur unveiled his latest toy - an underwater plane.
With vibrant video clips captured by submarines, David Gallo takes us to some of Earth's darkest, most violent, toxic and beautiful habitats, the valleys and volcanic ridges of the oceans' depths, where life is bizarre, resilient and shockingly abund
Each day, thousands of pieces of intelligence information from around the world -- field reports, captured documents, news from foreign allies and sometimes idle gossip -- arrive in a computer-filled office in McLean, where analysts feed them into th
Scientists scanning the deep interior of Earth have found evidence of a vast water reservior beneath eastern Asia that is at least the volume of the Arctic Ocean. The discovery marks the first time such a large body of water was found
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