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Sea Ice in Arctic and Antarctic hit Record Lows in November

Sea Ice in Arctic and Antarctic hit Record Lows in November

Warm temperatures have led to record decline in the extent of sea ice in the Arctic and off the coast of Antarctica in November...

2 days ago, 10:41pm CST

Sea Ice Melt Declines Polar Bear Population by More Than 30%

Sea Ice Melt Declines Polar Bear Population by More Than 30%

The polar bear population will decline by more than 30% over the next 35 years due to a meltdown of the sea ice....

2 days ago, 5:23am CST

Sea Ice in Arctic and Antarctic Hit Record Lows in November

Sea Ice in Arctic and Antarctic Hit Record Lows in November

Global warming seems to have caused sea ice melting polar records. A chunk the size of India has detached itself from the main...

2 days ago, 4:03am CST

Antarctic Hasn't Lost Much Sea Ice in Last 100 Years

Antarctic Hasn't Lost Much Sea Ice in Last 100 Years

The area of sea ice around Antarctica has barely changed in size in the past 100 years, researchers have found.According to es...

Nov 24 2016, 9:24am CST

Antarctic Explorers Logbooks Reveal Sea Ice Barely Changed in Size in 100 Years

Antarctic Explorers Logbooks Reveal Sea Ice Barely Changed in Size in 100 Years

Ice in Antarctica didn’t melt down in a century as Captain Scott’s log books show even today....

Nov 24 2016, 3:33am CST

The Dead Sea is Drying out at an Alarming Rate

The Dead Sea is Drying out at an Alarming Rate

The Dead Sea is facing a desiccation process and no one can do anything about it for now....

Nov 22 2016, 10:35am CST

Mystery Signals from Arabian Sea Baffle Ham Radio Enthusiasts in India

Mystery Signals from Arabian Sea Baffle Ham Radio Enthusiasts in India

Amateur radio operators, also known as ham radio buffs, in Mumbai were baffled by unidentified mystery signal transmissions re...

Nov 21 2016, 5:23am CST

Sea Hero Quest Mobile Game is Helping Fight Dementia

Sea Hero Quest Mobile Game is Helping Fight Dementia

The game has been played by around 2.5 people billion people and has generated equivalent of 9,400 years of lab-based research,...

Nov 17 2016, 12:33pm CST

You are Melting 600 Square Feet of Arctic Sea Ice Each Year

You are Melting 600 Square Feet of Arctic Sea Ice Each Year

It seems that we are all responsible for climate change. A tenement-sized chunk of Arctic ice melts due to each American’s acti...

Nov 4 2016, 10:56am CDT

NASA Time-lapse Video Shows How Rapidly Arctic Ocean is Losing its Sea Ice in Three Decades

NASA Time-lapse Video Shows How Rapidly Arctic Ocean is Losing its Sea Ice

Incredible video shows the annual Arctic sea ice melt between September 1984 and September 2016...

Oct 31 2016, 2:38am CDT

Ancient Ghost Ships Found Beneath the Black Sea

Ancient Ghost Ships Found Beneath the Black Sea

Many age-old destroyed vessels were found on the floor of the Black Sea recently....

Oct 25 2016, 10:38am CDT

California Sea Otters Reaches Record High Numbers for First Time

California Sea Otters Reaches Record High Numbers for First Time

The population of southern sea otters has burgeoned leading to higher hopes for this marine species....

Sep 20 2016, 8:56am CDT

A Chemical to Help Assess Past Changes to Antarctic Sea Ice

A Chemical to Help Assess Past Changes to Antarctic Sea Ice

A chemical, the source of which has been traced to a widespread and commonly occurring constituent of micro algae inhabiting A...

Aug 30 2016, 10:16pm CDT

Pikachu Sea Slug is the Real-Life Pokémon in Japan

Pikachu Sea Slug is the Real-Life Pokémon in Japan

The cultural pundits are surmising the fact that a Pikachu look-alike sea slug in Japan may have been the original inspiration...

Aug 23 2016, 1:36pm CDT

Great Barrier Reef Could be Protected from Starfish by Sea Snails

Great Barrier Reef Could be Protected from Starfish by Sea Snails

It looks like Australia’s Great Barrier Reef could be protected from an onslaught of destructive starfish by sea snails....

Aug 19 2016, 8:43am CDT

Climate Change in Past 90000 Years Linked to Sea Ice

Climate Change in Past 90000 Years Linked to Sea Ice

Apparently, ice in the sea has been implicated in over 90,000 years of climate change....

Aug 17 2016, 6:37am CDT

Scientists Find World’s Oldest Oceanic Crust in Mediterranean Sea

Scientists Find World’s Oldest Oceanic Crust in Mediterranean Sea

The oceanic crust in eastern Mediterranean is about 340 million years old and has been detected using magnetic sensing...

Aug 16 2016, 10:56am CDT

Climate Change is Accelerating Sea Level Rise

Climate Change is Accelerating Sea Level Rise

Researchers say that seas are ascending and they are speeding up too. This is a sort of double whammy situation that has croppe...

Aug 11 2016, 8:27am CDT

Cyborg Robot Built with Sea Slug Muscle and 3D Printed Body

Cyborg Robot Built with Sea Slug Muscle and 3D Printed Body

Combining tissues from a sea slug with flexible 3D printed components, researchers have built a "cyborg" robot that may one da...

Jul 19 2016, 3:18am CDT

Deadly Lionfish Invading the Mediterranean Sea due to Rising Temperatures

Deadly Lionfish Invading the Mediterranean Sea due to Rising Temperatures

An invasive species of lionfish has become rife in the waters of the Mediterranean region. The warm temperatures have led to th...

Jun 28 2016, 7:46am CDT

The Ocean Cleanup First Sea Trial to be Deployed This Week

The Ocean Cleanup First Sea Trial to be Deployed This Week

A Dutch foundation bearing the name Ocean Cleanup has revealed its first North Sea prototype....

Jun 27 2016, 10:08am CDT

Sea snakes have extra sense to 'feel' movement in water

Sea snakes have extra sense to 'feel' movement in water

Sydney, June 9 (IANS) The move from life on land to life in the sea has led to the evolution of a new sense for sea snakes, pot...

Jun 9 2016, 12:53pm CDT

Arctic Sea Ice Reach Lowest Ever Level in May

Arctic Sea Ice Reached Lowest Ever Level in May

If the scientists’ models are correct, Arctic ice is to reach its lowest levels in its entire history....

Jun 8 2016, 4:31am CDT

Sea Lice Invades Waters in Florida and Gulf

Sea Lice Invades Waters in Florida and Gulf

What are termed sea lice are actually harmful to swimmers. Sea Lice often invades summer waters in Florida and Gulf coast beach...

Jun 7 2016, 3:46am CDT

3D Model Shows how sea Waves Move Materials over long Distances

3D Model Shows how sea Waves Move Materials over long Distances

Mathematicians have developed a new 3-D model that reveals how invisible internal sea waves move over long distances microscopi...

May 29 2016, 12:43pm CDT

Study sheds new light on how sea urchins age

Study sheds new light on how sea urchins age

New York, May 26 (IANS) Researchers have shed new light on the ageing process in sea urchins -- remarkable organisms with the a...

May 26 2016, 3:34am CDT

New Study Explains Sea Ice Differences at Earth's Poles

New Study Explains Sea Ice Differences at Earth's Poles

The latest research looks into contrasts in sea ice towards the polar regions....

May 23 2016, 9:55am CDT

The Reasons Why Sea Ice Cover Around Antarctica is Rising

The Reasons Why Sea Ice Cover Around Antarctica is Rising

Why has the sea ice cover surrounding Antarctica been increasing slightly, in sharp contrast to the drastic loss of sea ice occ...

May 22 2016, 5:21am CDT

Five Solomon Islands Disappeared Due to Rising Sea Levels

Five Solomon Islands Disappeared Due to Rising Sea Levels

This is the first study to accurately estimate the adverse affects of climate change on the Solomon Islands located in the Paci...

May 10 2016, 3:01am CDT

SpaceX Lands its Falcon 9 Rocket at Sea Once Again

SpaceX Lands Falcon 9 Rocket Again at Sea After Satellite Launch

SpaceX has done it once again. It has landed its Falcon 9 rocket at sea after the launch of Japanese communications satellite J...

May 6 2016, 5:03am CDT

Sea Urchin-inspired Crawler to Explore Mars

Sea Urchin-inspired Crawler to Explore Mars

Inspired by the sea urchin's intricate mouth and teeth, a team of engineers and marine biologists from the University of San Di...

May 3 2016, 3:41am CDT

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Finds Methane Sea on Titan

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Finds Methane Sea on Titan

New research confirms that one of the largest seas on Saturn's moon Titan is filled with liquid methane....

Apr 27 2016, 9:55am CDT

SpaceX Ready to Try Another Sea Landing with May 3 Launch

SpaceX Ready to Try Another Sea Landing with May 3 Launch

SpaceX is definitely looking forward to a re-enactment of the marine landing with its May 3rd launch. Let’s see how it goes whe...

Apr 26 2016, 7:54am CDT

How Deep Sea Creatures survived Asteroid Hit that Killed Dinosaurs

How Deep Sea Creatures survived Asteroid Hit that Killed Dinosaurs

When a 110-km wide asteroid struck the Earth some 65 million years ago and wiped out dinosaurs, a “trickle of food” helped deep...

Apr 15 2016, 7:09am CDT

Green Sea Turtles of Florida and Mexico are No Longer Endangered

Green Sea Turtles of Florida and Mexico are No Longer Endangered

Green sea turtle populations in Mexico and Florida have been reclassified from Endangered to Threatened....

Apr 6 2016, 3:40am CDT

Antarctic Melt Could Double Sea Level Rise Over Earlier Estimates by 2100

Antarctic Melt Could Double Sea Level Rise Over Earlier Estimates by 2100

Due to polar meltdown, the sea level rise by the end of the 21st century could be twice that of the current estimates....

Mar 31 2016, 6:16am CDT

Arctic Sea Ice Levels Hits Another Record Low

Arctic Sea Ice Levels Hits Another Record Low

The sea ice levels that have been reached in the Arctic are at an all-time low. Besides this it seems that the Arctic has an ef...

Mar 29 2016, 4:47am CDT

Rising Sea Levels Put 13 Million American Homes At Risk of Floods

Rising Sea Levels Put 13 Million American Homes at Risk of Flooding

It is said that over 13 million American homes may be threatened in the year 2100 by rising sea levels. Steps are being taken t...

Mar 15 2016, 5:26am CDT

Wild Sea Otter Giving Birth: Watch Rare Video

Wild Sea Otter Giving Birth: Watch Rare Video

Visitors to the Monterey Aquarium saw a sea otter giving birth to its young. It was an exciting few minutes during the course o...

Mar 7 2016, 7:23am CST

NOAA Scientists Know Why Thousands of Sea Lions are Starving

NOAA Scientists Know Why Thousands of Sea Lions are Starving

The experts at NOAA seem to have found the reason behind the starvation behavior of so many sea lions....

Mar 7 2016, 7:01am CST