Atlantic Ocean

Subtropical depression Ernesto forms over the central Atlantic Ocean

Subtropical Depression Five has formed over the central Atlantic Ocean but is not a threat to land, forecasters reported Wedesnday morning.

News (U.S.)

Shark Attacks Swimmer On Cape Cod, Punctures Man's Torso And Legs

Support the news<p>A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital.<p>The assistant harbormaster in Truro …

Cape Cod

Romantic French Mountaintop Elopement in the Clouds

Today’s gorgeous elopement has all the makings of an ultra-romantic dreamscape: a 19th century train, a mystical mountain, friendly local animals, …

Atlantic Ocean

Wednesday Videocast: Still quite hot, spotty storms

<b>FORECAST SUMMARY:</b><p>High pressure will weaken over the MS Valley. Rain chances will gradually climb through the remainder of the week. Highs will remain …

Weather

Subtropical Storm Ernesto May Be Ingesting California and Canadian Wildfire Smoke Over the North Atlantic

Hurricane Central<p>Subtropical Storm Ernesto May Be Ingesting California and Canadian Wildfire Smoke Over the North Atlantic<p>By Jonathan Erdman<p>less than …

Weather

Subtropical Depression Five forms in Atlantic — no threat to land

That low-pressure system out in the Atlantic Ocean now has a name.<p>Subtropical Depression Five is about 1,015 miles west of the Azores and has maximum …

Weather

Anatomy of a Panama Canal Journey

The Panama Canal is the man-made waterway that allows ships to travel from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean across Central America. While you may …

Panama Canal

Subtropical Storm Ernesto forms in Atlantic, poses no threat to land | NOLA.com

Subtropical Storm Ernesto formed Wednesday morning (Aug. 15) in the north Atlantic Ocean, according to the National Hurricane Center. Forecasters …

News (U.S.)

Subtropical Storm Ernesto forms over central Atlantic, no threat to land

Subtropical Storm Ernesto formed Wednesday in the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean.<p>Ernesto is moving north at 8 mph over the central Atlantic with …

Weather

Record setting lionfish caught in Florida Keys

(WFLA) - A man recently caught a large, record-breaking lionfish in the Florida Keys.<p>The fish caught by Timothy Blasko weighed in at 3.10 pounds, …

Florida

If You Find Yourself In The Middle Of The Atlantic Ocean, Which Direction Should You Be Heading To?

On the East side of the Atlantic ocean we find Europe, where the banking system is governed and controlled by the European Central Bank ("ECB").<p>The …

Business

NASA catches formation of fifth Atlantic depression

The fifth tropical cyclone of the North Atlantic Ocean season formed on Aug. 15, as NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite flew overhead.<p>Like its …

North Atlantic

Saharan dust moves into Tennessee

FOX 17 Chief Meteorologist Katy Morgan says Saharan dust will be moving into Tennessee for the next few afternoons.<p>Saharan dust is mineral dust from …

Weather

Thomas Edison Predicted Nobody Would Be Able to Make Phone Calls Across the Atlantic Ocean

Never say never. Thomas Edison was both a great inventor and an amusing prognosticator. But nobody, no matter how smart, knows the future. And that …

Thomas Edison

Video emerges of UFOs speeding past rescue helicopter

Bizarre footage shows two “UFOs” speeding past a helicopter before hovering over a crash site where survivors were being rescued.<p><b>The silver</b> …

UFOs

The Future of U.S. Navy Onboard Delivery Missions

In August 2018, Osprey pilots successfully tested rolling landing and takeoffs in excess of 57,000 pounds aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). …

Military

Big New Challenge for Insurers: Extreme Weather

Evan Greenberg says federal policies subsidize development in risky areas and shield people from the true cost of their living choices<p>Last year, property insurers endured one of their worst years ever, with up to an estimated $144 billion owed to policyholders world-wide from disasters including …

Weather

Teaching children to surf Liberia's wild waves

<b>Liberia borders the Atlantic Ocean and has waves all year round.</b><p>After years of civil war and an Ebola outbreak, it could be the next surfers' paradise - and children are now learning to surf the wild waves.<p>BBC What's New went to find out more.

War

Tropical disturbance in the Atlantic not likely to develop | NOLA.com

A tropical disturbance has formed in the Atlantic roughly half-way between the coast of Africa and the Lower Antilles, but forecasters do not expect …

News (U.S.)

Navy’s top officer warns of increased Russian and Chinese activity in the Atlantic Ocean

After the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Atlantic Ocean became an afterthought for many military leaders.<p>America’s …

Military

Is there a relation between fewer Atlantic hurricanes and more Pacific typhoons?

Late summer and early autumn are the most active times for tropical cyclones across much of the world, but do more tropical systems in the Pacific …

Weather

Indulgent Spas Inside South Florida's Luxurious Buildings

Beauty and wellness are at the forefront of highly sought after amenities in luxurious buildings. Now, you can detox, relax and pamper yourself from …

Florida

NHC says Debby weakens to post-tropical cyclone

(Reuters) - Debby, previously a tropical storm, has weakened to a post-tropical cyclone and is expected to dissipate on Thursday night, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.<p>Debby was about 865 miles (1,390 kilometers) northwest of the Azores in the Atlantic Ocean, …

Weather

Snake Swimming In Ocean Surprises Passengers On Whale-Watching Boat

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> <b>Facebook</b> <b> |</b> <b>Twitter</b><b>Provincetown, Mass. (CBS Boston/CBS Local)</b> — Passengers onboard a whale-watching boat off Cape Cod were treated to a …

Whale Watching

Summertime Moroccan Dust Reaches Spain

During the summertime, dust is commonly lofted into the air from northwest Africa, sometimes traveling to neighboring continents. This image shows …

Dust Storms

sidedoor: ep. 1 | the curse of the hope diamond

The Hope Diamond is one of the most iconic items in the Smithsonian's collections, but this glittering gem is rumored to have a dark side. French …

Smithsonian

MODIS Web

<b>August 6, 2018 - Europe</b><p>On August 3, 2018, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on board NASA’s Terra satellite acquired a …

Imaging

Forest Fires in Portugal

A huge plume of smoke drifts westward over the Atlantic Ocean from a massive forest fire in southwestern Portugal in this MODIS image<p>Instrument:Aqua …

Forestry

SpaceX Launches Communications Satellite

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, early Tuesday morning, on a mission to deploy a communications satellite. SpaceX says …

SpaceX

High School Science Teacher Rows Solo Across Atlantic Ocean In Record Time

On Saturday, 37-year-old Cincinatti teacher Bryce Carlson not only became the first U.S. citizen to row across the Atlantic Ocean, he also set a new …

North Atlantic