An expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument would protect one of the few large unspoiled sections of ocean waters on the planet. Continue reading →
President Obama announces the expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument from almost 87,000 square miles to nearly 782,000 square miles.
Strange as it sounds, the deadly molasses spill in Honolulu harbor is not unique, and could take some time to clean up.
Tsunami modeling technology has made huge strides in recent years, and scientists are learning a lot from the Chilean tsunami that rippled through the Pacific Ocean in February.
Anyone sailing in the Western Pacific is asked to keep an eye out and report debris to NOAA.
If mash of whitewater going 500 mph tempts the surfer in you - here's 3 reasons that make a tsunami wave a dangerous wall of water.