Human Connections

When thinking of "human connections" with the ocean, most people would think about pollution or overfishing. But humans are also explorers and scientists, artists and writers. Explore how the ocean has influenced human culture and how you can get involved.

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Imagine: You’re in a small submersible, and you gently settle on the soft muddy bottom at a depth of 12,000 feet. It’s absolutely dark. What will you see when the exterior lights are turned...
Now that the Census of Marine Life is over, we’re checking in with some of the...
By Caty Fairclough In centuries past, the ocean was thought to be full of...
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Ships are well-known for their tiny rooms and tight quarters. But have you...

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A great surf photograph appears loose and improvised, like the waves and surfers it depicts. The reality is less spontaneous. The photos that you see...
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As a consumer, you can choose what kinds of seafood to buy. Some species are in good supply and make excellent choices...