Michael Packard, a lobster diver in Provincetown, Mass., found himself inside the mouth of a whale on Friday morning, then was spit out.
Divers practicing blackwater photography are helping marine scientists gain new insights into fish larvae.
For the past four years, Alexey Molchanov has been the undisputed best all-around free diver in the world. He broke yet another world record last week, this time beneath an icy surface.
He was called the father of underwater archaeology, finding treasures in shipwrecks around the world that illuminated ancient history.
Federal officials said the captain of the Conception, who was indicted on charges of seaman’s manslaughter, neglected key safety measures that contributed to the deaths of passengers.
After a chase, Matthew Piercey disappeared underwater using a submersible scooter, the authorities said. When he surfaced, agents were waiting with dry clothes his wife had provided.
Scientists still don’t know how the marine mammals go so long without air.
A giant new vessel, OceanXplorer, seeks to unveil the secrets of the abyss for a global audience.
A species of insect tags along with elephant seals as they spend months at sea, enduring the crushing pressure changes of the mammals’ dives.
At last, I had seen the true absurd hopelessness of things, laid out in flawless prose.
Sea lions are often referred to as “dogs of the sea.” On a small island off the Baja coast, where the playful animals populate every rocky outcropping, they live up to their nickname.
Health workers have a few tricks for solving this vexing problem, but it will take trial and error to find the one that works for you.