A purse seine is a huge wall of netting that is set in a circle around a school of...
Haunted by Hurricanes
Hurricanes are powerful storms that can cause devastating damage when they hit the...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:03
Hot, Cold, Fresh, Salty
An observer on the seashore may make the mistake of thinking that all ocean...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:39
Who Moved the Beach?
Coastal erosion is a natural process that sweeps large sections of land out to sea....
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:22
The Moon Made Me Do It!
Much like rising and setting sun has an impact on life on Earth, the cycle of the...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:03
Ups and Downs
The rise and fall of the ocean tides is a predictable phenomenon influenced by the...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 12:51
Gulf Oil Spill
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill is recognized as the worst oil spill in U.S....
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...