Researchers found that small sea creatures exist in equal number with pieces of plastic in parts of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, which could have implications for cleaning up ocean pollution.
A discovery in the Pacific Ocean off California leads to “an ‘Indiana Jones’ mixed with ‘Jurassic Park’ moment.”
While the busy Atlantic season has caused dangerous storms, tropical storms have also formed in the eastern Pacific, including Hurricane Pamela, which made landfall in Mexico.
It’s likely that a large vessel’s anchor hit the pipeline, off the coast of Orange County, at some point up to a year ago, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
The spill created a 13-square-mile slick that extended from Huntington Beach to Newport Beach as dead fish and birds began to wash ashore in some areas.
The failed submarine deal with Australia raises questions about whether there is an unbridgeable divide between France’s vision of itself on the world stage and its actual power.
The new partnership between the United States, Britain and Australia is a diplomatic bombshell.
Australia has thrust itself into a central role in America’s rivalry with China.
Erosion caused the natural archway in the remote Pacific islands to fall into the sea, officials said.
Search teams from several countries had been looking for the navy vessel, which disappeared this week with 53 people aboard.
Each summer, salmon begin their journey back to the rivers where they were spawned. Alaskan fishermen, along with whales, eagles and bears, share in the abundance.
The aquatic mammals’ sound waves penetrate into the rocks under the waves, which could assist seismologists’ surveys.
The Trump administration’s moves to decouple the two economies means less leverage over Beijing’s green policies.
Three days after their boat ran out of fuel and drifted off course in Micronesia, the men were found in good condition after a plane saw their giant plea for help spelled out on the sand.
Rescued from their cold, cramped and nutrient-poor homes, the bacteria awoke in the lab and grew.
The powerful storm is on a path toward hitting Luzon, the country’s largest and most populous island, on Saturday.