Todd Woody

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These Fearsome Robots Will Bring Mining to the Deep Ocean

In 1974, an enormous ship sailed into the waters northeast of Hawaii. The vessel, built by billionaire Howard Hughes, was set to begin mining mineral deposits in the deep sea — or so the world believed. The deep-sea mining venture was actually a cover story for a clandestine CIA mission to salvage …

Seafloor

Citizen Science, Sailors and the State of Our Oceans

As a child, when people asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would say, decisively, a marine biologist. Did I have any clue what a marine …

Climate Change Threatens Creatures of the Deep

By <b>Tim Radford / Climate News Network</b>Warming seas and increasing acidification could mean starvation and extinction for deep-sea creatures such as the …

U.S.-Mexico border

3D-printed corals are being sunk to the seafloor to help save dying reefs

Scientists are sinking 3D-printed imitation coral reefs onto seabeds to try to save these unique ecosystems from rapid decline due to warming …

Coral Reefs Now Face Deep Water Dead Zones, As If Climate Change Were Not Enough

The threat of warming water to coral reefs is well-known, as demonstrated by the ongoing bleaching and death of large swaths of Australia's Great …

Global Warming