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Coral reefs are bleaching way more frequently because of global warming

It ‘is mind-boggling and very frightening when you consider what that means for the future of coral reefs’<p>Corals are bleaching more and more often around the world because of warming ocean waters, a new study shows. Since bleaching can cause corals to die, this means that coral reefs — which …

11 Incredible Pictures Reveal Hidden Underwater World

The winners of a recent underwater photo contest go deep.<p>A butter-yellow seahorse in motion, a crab in a nest of eggs, and a shark biting down on a turtle are all among the undersea sights captured by the winners of the 2016 Underwater Photographer of the Year contest.<p>This year’s competition drew …

White Shark

A love letter to the ocean

My earliest memories are of the ocean. Summer days spent splashing around the eastern end of Long Island and sculpting sandcastles beneath a fading …

Seven Facts on Sea Stars

With regular appearances from the seabed to the big screen’s cartoons, the starfish is a widely-known and well-loved sea creature, especially with …

Spectacular seahorses: 10 things to know about these tiny undersea wonders

Seahorse – Photo by Nicholas Samaras<p>The big creatures that ply the ocean’s waters often get an equally big share of the attention, but some of the …

The Best Places to Dive with Hammerhead Sharks

Few sharks are as easily recognizable as the hammerhead, with its tall dorsal fin and wide, scythelike head slicing through the ocean as the muscles …

Scuba Diving

Sea Sheep? This Adorable Sea Slug Eats So Much Algae It Can Photosynthesize

It’s a sheep! It’s a cow! No, it’s Costasiella kuroshimae (or ‘Leaf Sheep’ for short). This adorable little sea slug, whose beady eyes and cute …

What It's Like... To Dive with a Blue Whale

<b>What it's Like...To Dive with a Blue Whale</b><br>The blue whale is as big as it gets; in fact, the biggest animal to ever live on this planet. You could …

Animals

Australian humpback whale comeback a 'symbol of hope'

Humpback whales were commercially harvested around the Australian coast between 1912 and 1972, with tens of thousands of the animals killed, decimating the species.<p>But their recovery has been remarkable, spawning a thriving whale watching industry.<p>A new paper, "Embracing conservation success of …

RT Check out this amazing seahorse picture by Lisa Tally . Thanks for sharing @MaduroDive http://t.co/rmcffCHZs0

This amazing shot by Francis Perez won first place in the diver category of our 2014 Photo Contest! Taken in Tenerife, Canary Islands. #scubadiving #uwphoto #baitball #travel

Oceans – the scuba community. on the App Store

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Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many surprising …

Zoology

RT Check out the wonderfully camoUflaged and strange creature that is a Leafy Seadragon by @MaduroDive #padi http://t.co/rnAZ43TMea

Beautiful! RT @MaduroDive: Papua - Indonesia by Phil Sokol 😍😍😍 #scuba #padi #diving #underwaterphotography http://t.co/EUf838cFLp

10 Curious Facts About Octopuses

The octopus is much more than eight legs and tiny suction cups. With 300 recognized species spread throughout our oceans, there are many facts about …

Rare ‘black seadevil’ anglerfish caught on film in Monterey Bay

The deepest reaches of the ocean contain some of earth’s most incredible creatures. They’re also some of the most bizarre.<p>On Nov. 17, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Senior Scientist Bruce Robison and his team filmed an elusive “black seadevil” anglerfish 1,900 feet deep in the Monterey …

Photo by @thomaspeschak A close up portrait of a great hammerhead shark. Yesterday they and 20 other species of sharks, rays and sawfish were given protection under the UN Convention of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS). A very encouraging step forward in terms of international shark,ray and sawfish conservation measures. #sharks, #cmscop14 #hammerhead @natgeo @natgeocreative @mantatrust @saveourseasfoundation

Tornado of Fish Photography

It’s in the turquoise waters off the Cabo Pulmo coast, Mexico, during a Diving session that Mika Woyda and her husband, Caine Delacy, have lived the …

Five distinct humpback whale populations identified in North Pacific

Humpback whales are shown feeding. New research indicates there are five distinct populations of the whales in the North Pacific.<p>Five distinct populations of humpback whales ply the North Pacific Ocean each year between winter breeding and summer feeding grounds, according to a new study. The …

Humpback Whales

Tiger shark

Jellyfish in the North Atlantic - in pictures

Spectacular images of jellyfish captured by marine biologists and photographers Matt Doggett and Richard Shucksmith in the seas off the Orkney Islands

The Maldives Clownfish (Amphiprion Nigripes) [Explore #172]

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Silence

Sea-Level Rise Too Fast to Reverse Climate Change: Study

By the time climate change reduces crop yields or frequently floods New York City subways, it would be too late to avert damage without better …

Mission 31

A 31-day research mission on the ocean floor, off the coast of Florida. Deeper. Longer. Further. | Check out 'Mission 31' on Indiegogo.