Strongest Arctic cyclone on record led to surprising loss of sea ice — ScienceDaily

A warming climate is causing a decline in sea ice in the Arctic Ocean, where loss of sea ice has important ecological, economic and climate impacts. On top of this…

Study reveals new insights into how fast-moving glaciers may contribute to sea level rise — ScienceDaily

Climate change is resulting in sea level rise as ice on land melts and oceans expand. How much and how fast sea levels will rise in the near future will…

Does exercise drive development? In the sea anemone, the way you move matters — ScienceDaily

As humans, we know that an active lifestyle gives us some control over our form. When we hit the pavement, track our steps, and head to the gym, we can…

Researchers explore sea level rise impact on building foundations — ScienceDaily

Researchers have considered how flooding from rising sea levels and storm surges will damage the built environment along the coast, but what about climate change’s less noticeable impacts below the…

Sea cows once roamed the seven Seas, including a 12-ton Alaskan monster — ScienceDaily

Zoologists refer to manatees and dugongs as “sea cows” but a simple internet search might return the more playful moniker “floaty potatoes.” Now, imagine a 24,000-pound version, twice the size…

Fossils of giant sea lizard that ruled the oceans 66 million years ago discovered — ScienceDaily

Researchers have discovered a huge new mosasaur from Morocco, named Thalassotitan atrox, which filled the apex predator niche. With massive jaws and teeth like those of killer whales, Thalassotitan hunted…

Sea secrets surface in the Great Australian Bight

Oceanographers have discovered more about why the eastern Great Australian Bight supports a year-round abundance of marine predators, including different whale species and white sharks which attract cage divers and…

Indigenous communities used the Caribbean Sea as an aquatic highway — ScienceDaily

With some 7,000 islands and cays and a 7,000-year history of human habitation, the Caribbean Sea is practically synonymous with maritime travel. The very word “canoe” is derived from the…

Sea change for seagrass

A landmark project named Blue Meadows that promises to deliver a holistic approach to seagrass protection, regeneration and restoration in the UK has been launched on World Ocean’s Day by the…

Salted Gems Lavallette NJ shop inspired by earth, sea, nature elements

Even before they met and married, activities like surfing, traveling, and appreciating the earth’s bounty came naturally to both Brian Robinson and Dot Bugbee-Robinson. And it all came full circle…