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“Ocean”

Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A mysterious duck-like sound in the ocean is finally identified -- but other puzzling noises remain unsolved.
Mar 31, 2014 03:47 PM ET // Tim Wall
Garbage floating in the Indian Ocean gyre is frustrating efforts to find Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Continue reading →
Mar 20, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Currents and winds can rapidly spread debris, making finding the impact location (and black box) nearly impossible.
Mar 12, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Tim Wall
A Brazilian diamond offers clues about large amounts of water beneath the Earth. Continue reading →
Mar 9, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sponges led to more oxygen in oceans, setting the stage for complex forms of life that included our distant ancestors, according to a new study. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A large living coral reef has just been found in the coastal waters of Iraq.
Mar 4, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The oceans are a lot more uncharted than our maps would have us believe. New satellite technology can help fill in the seafloor gaps.
Feb 26, 2014 02:26 PM ET // Tim Wall
Whales are pushing into new territory as the far north warms quicker than the rest of the planet and sea ice retreats. Continue reading →
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