Shane Gibson

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Perseid meteor shower: All you need to know

Peak mornings – August 11, 12 and 13 – are moon-free.<p><i>In honor of this weekend’s meteor shower: EarthSky’s meteor shower stuff is 15% OFF! Shop …

Astronomy

Australia pushes for ban on ocean "fertilisation"

Australia said it was pushing for a ban of any commercial use of a pioneering technique to reduce the impacts of climate change by “fertilising” the …

Carbon Dioxide

Fish moving toward cooler waters, leaving tropics as oceans warm

As the oceans warm up -- and they have -- fish are moving to cooler places. The newest study on the impact of climate change on global fisheries by …

Coral's Algae store Nitrogen

Scientists have learned that coral’s symbiotic algae can scoop up available nitrogen, store the excess in crystal form and slowly feed it to the …

hunter and the hunted

Oarfish are large, greatly elongated, pelagic Lampriform comprising the small family Regalecidae. Found in all temperate to tropical oceans yet rarely seen, the oarfish family contains four species in two genera. One of these, the king of herrings (Regalecus glesne), is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest bony fish alive, at up to 17 metres (56 ft) in length. Living in the world’s warmer oceans, it feeds on plankton and is harmless to humans. via:http://afterimg.tumblr.com

Cancun Underwater Museum & C-58 | Scuba Diving

Apnea - A Waterlust Film about Freediving the World's Deepest Blue Hole