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Canada signaled intentions to claim the North Pole and surrounding Arctic waters while announcing the filing of a UN application seeking to vastly expand its Atlantic sea boundary.
Bacterial hitchhikers may float on methane bubbles, eating them as they go.
Undersea robots recently documented a site marked as a chemical weapons dump, and found life clinging to barrels filled with unknown substances. Continue reading →
Oceanographers are tracking seismically sensitive mermaids through the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean. Continue reading →
Australian researchers said Thursday they had established the existence of vast freshwater reserves trapped beneath the ocean floor.
The sound of icebergs breaking apart in the ocean could make the seas a noisier place.
As radioactive water from a Japanese nuclear reactor tsunami nears the U.S. -- it is expected to hit in 2014 -- can we be sure it's safe?
The Arctic methane time bomb is bigger than scientists once thought and primed to blow.
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