The Atlantic Cod could displace valuable Alaskan fish as the natural barrier of the Arctic Ocean warms with climate change.
A Tongan volcano has created a substantial new island since it began erupting last month.
On Wednesday, a vicious winter storm hit the U.S. West Coast. By Friday, flooding, high winds and fallen trees caused huge travel disruptions and property damage.
The world's oceans may contain about 10 times more plastic than the most recent studies suggest.
A newly found seamount beneath the Pacific Ocean is about two-thirds of a mile high (1.1 kilometers), researchers said.
The rapid warming of the Atlantic Ocean is producing intense Pacific trade winds -- and a temporary hiatus in warming surface temperatures.
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch may be developing permanent features, such as trash islands.
While forecasters may be predicting a quiet hurricane season this year, there are still ample reasons to keep up our guard.
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