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Jun 8, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Discovery News
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has chosen the month of June to honor '30 Days of the Ocean.' Check out undersea animal pictures.
Apr 14, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Four new species of flesh-eating sponges have been discovered near the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.
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 →
Feb 4, 2014 03:49 PM ET // Nic Halverson
XStat is a lightweight, plastic syringe that injects sponges to treat battlefield wounds quicker and more efficiently than gauze. Continue reading →