A rare sea creature described as an 'alien of the deep' has been found off Australia and delivered to a museum.
The winners are in for a new international photographic competition celebrating excellence in all disciplines of underwater photography.
Thanks to a strong recovery, the small minnow has been removed from the federal list of endangered and threatened animals.
Misidentified remains provide a missing link that helps resolve a gap of more than 5 million years in fur seal and sea lion evolutionary history.
Humans are throwing enough plastic into the world's oceans to cover Manhattan in coffee stirrers and plastic bags, 34 times over.
The ocean sunfish basks in surface light to regulate its body temperature and prepare for chilly dives.
About 100 birds in the San Francisco Bay area have died from hypothermia after being covered in a mysterious goo.
There are clear signs that humans are beginning to damage oceans on an unprecedented scale, say scientists in new research.
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