North Atlantic Right Whale
Stretching up to 16.8 meters (55 feet) long and weighing up to 62 tons (70 tons),...
When we think of whales, the enormous ones that filter tiny plankton from seawater...
Along the East Coast of the United States, two diseases can cause significant...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 15:30
Celebrating Marine Moms
The ocean is home to many moms of all shapes and sizes: from charismatic polar...
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 17:29
Gulf Oil Spill
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill is recognized as the worst oil spill in U.S....
Endangered Ocean Animals
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was signed into law on December 28, 1973 by...
Mon, 12/02/2013 - 14:00
Under Arctic Ice
Hidden beneath Arctic ice is a world few have ever seen. Take the icy plunge with a...
Tue, 01/04/2011 - 14:48
You may have seen the sparkle of fireflies on a summer’s night. The fireflies...
Sea Level Rise
The ocean never stops moving. When you visit the beach, waves roll in and recede...