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Sex of Sea Lamprey is Determined by its Growth Rate

Sex of Sea Lamprey is Determined by its Growth Rate

Sea lampreys, an invasive, parasitic species of fish could become male or female depending on how quickly they grow...

3 hours ago

Crystallized Salt Deep Inside the Dead Sea Warns of Extreme Drought Ahead

Crystallized Salt Deep Inside the Dead Sea Warns of Extreme Drought Ahead

Scientists find evidence of ancient drought in Mideast and they suggest this condition could happen again...

6 days ago, 8:43am CDT

Sea Ice Melt in Arctic Causes Smog in China

Sea Ice Melt in Arctic Causes the Smog in China

The weather is getting topsy turvy. A meltdown of the Arctic sea ice is causing smog in many of China’s cities. Actually global...

Mar 16 2017, 8:21am CDT

Antarctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low

Antarctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low

It so happens to be the case that the Antarctic sea ice has been reduced to an all-time low....

Feb 15 2017, 8:09am CST

Sea Level Rise is Disappearing Salt Marshes

Sea Level Rise is Disappearing Salt Marshes

It is being said that the salt marshes around the world may vanish without a trace as the ascent of sea levels takes place on a...

Feb 14 2017, 8:00am CST

12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave Discovered in Israel

12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave Discovered in Israel

The surprising discovery represents a milestone in Dead Sea Scroll research and opens a door to further understand the religiou...

Feb 8 2017, 10:44pm CST

Oldest Human Ancestor is This Bag-Like Sea Creature

Oldest Human Ancestor is This Bag-Like Sea Creature

A tiny puffed-up marine organism with a mouth full of row upon row of teeth was humankind’s earliest ancestor....

Jan 31 2017, 2:56am CST

Sea Level Could Rise 8 Feet by 2100, Says NOAA

Sea Level Could Rise 8 Feet by 2100, Says NOAA

NOAA researchers warn that more sea rise level is expected by century's end than previous estimates...

Jan 26 2017, 12:55pm CST

Current Warming Trend Could Cause Sea Levels to Rise 20 to 30 Feet High, Study Says

Current Warming Trend Could Cause Sea Levels to Rise 20 to 30 Feet High, Study Says

Study of ancient warm period hints at bigger-than unexpected sea level rise ahead...

Jan 20 2017, 11:09pm CST

Short-Lived Greenhouse Gases Cause Sea Level Rise for Centuries

Short-Lived Greenhouse Gases Cause Sea Level Rise for Centuries

Apparently, methane is not a harmless gas since one of its side effects is that it causes sea levels to rise for centuries....

Jan 10 2017, 6:32am CST

20000 Dead Sea Animals Wash up on Canadian Shore

20000 Dead Sea Animals Wash up on Canadian Coast

Thousands of dead fish belonging to different species mysteriously wash up on the shore of Nova Scotia...

Dec 30 2016, 9:27am CST

Russian Deep Sea Fisherman's Alien Discoveries Go Viral

Russian Deep Sea Fisherman's Alien Discoveries Go Viral

A Russian fisherman has displayed before social online media an array of his most monstrous catches. They include grotesque and...

Dec 21 2016, 6:10am CST

US Navy Tests Sea Hunter, its First Self-Driving Warship

US Navy Tests Sea Hunter, its First Self-Driving Warship

A US naval drone warship titled Sea Hunter will destroy all enemy submarines if they invade American territorial waters. It is...

Dec 17 2016, 8:21am CST

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...

Dec 7 2016, 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....

Dec 7 2016, 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...

Dec 7 2016, 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