Manta Rays

A Nursery of Baby Manta Rays Was Just Discovered Off the Texas Coast

Off the coast of Texas, researchers recently discovered a coral reef where young manta rays grow up together.<p>Giant, adult manta rays are a fairly …

Fish

Advertiser content hosted by the Guardian: 10 great things to do on the Fraser Coast | The Guardian

The Fraser Coast, which, along with its neighbour the Sunshine Coast makes up Australia’s Nature Coast, is the home of big natural experiences<p>Here, you can stand dwarfed by centuries-old trees with three-metre girths in the rainforest of world heritage-listed Fraser Island, paddle in cool perched …

Australia

5 Amazing Concept Cars From the 1950s and 1960s That Look Like They're From Outer Space

Car culture sure ain’t what it used to be. Back in its glory days, the automobile was a triumphant marriage of form and function, beauty and …

General Motors

You Can See Hawaii’s Wild Side on This Week-long Cruise Around the Islands

Get face-to-face with giant turtles, manta rays, and a dazzling array of fish.<p>Humuhumunukunukuapua’a is the name of Hawaii’s state fish. It’s an …

Hawaii

Specialty Scuba Cruises That Will Rock Your World

Infuse your vacation with cultural experiences by combining your liveaboard trip with topside tours that showcase a locale’s heritage and unique …

Scuba Diving

Friday Smorgasbord: Summer Edition Friday Smorgasbord, Science Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Welcome to another edition of the Friday Smorgasbord! We’ve got a great selection of videos to share with you today including cleaner shrimp, helping …

Reef Aquariums

Scuba Diving Activities in Kona Not Impacted by Volcano on Big Island of Hawaii

On May 3, the Kilauea volcano on the Island of Hawaii began erupting. Nearly 78 days later, the eruptions are still causing problems for some parts …

Scuba Diving

The 'Shark Tank' Team Will Be Fighting For A Cause On Shark Week

Summer is in full swing and that means just one thing — Shark Week. To celebrate its 30-year anniversary, Shark Week this year is bringing in a host …

Endangered Species

500-pound goliath grouper eats shark as shocked Florida fishermen watch: 'He just sucked it in'

There's a reason goliath groupers are called the garbage disposals of the sea — they eat everything in sight, including sharks apparently.<p>A group of fishermen were able to witness a 500-pound grouper's "rare" meal during a fishing trip off the coast of Everglades City, Fla., last week.<p>Captain Jimmy …

Florida

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Clothing

8 Great Cocos Island Dive Sites

Cocos Island is famous for the chance to dive with scalloped hammerhead sharks. Lying over 500 kilometers (300 miles) from the Costa Rican mainland, …

Scuba Diving

'Aquaman' Poster Teases Jason Momoa's Underwater World

The filmmakers behind upcoming DCEU flick "Aquaman" have been teasing the movie's impressive underwater effects for months, and now, fans have yet another look at some of those visuals with a new poster.<p>The one-sheet features the titular hero, played by Jason Momoa, perched on a rock in his vast …

Nicole Kidman

Aquatic Battle Royale: Gator Captured on Video Chomping a Shark on Hilton Head Island

It’s an aquatic battle royale, and the debate may soon be put to rest over which species is the ultimate predator after an alligator was caught on …

South Carolina

GALPAGOS GIRL/GALAPAGUEA by Marsha Diane Arnold , Angela Dominguez , Adriana Domnguez

Valentina is born a Galápagos girl, a galapagueña, and experiences the joy of growing up among the unique wildlife the Galápagos have to offer.<p>Arnold …

Wildlife

Women Who Travel Podcast: So You Want to Book a Cruise

Two editors discover the joy of traveling by ship.<p>Is there anything more divisive among travelers than the word "cruise?" For some people, it's a worst-case scenario filled with all-you-can-eat buffets and seasickness. For others, it's practically a way of life—an opportunity to reach some of the …

iTunes

8 destinations where you can swim with wild animals

There’s something about the astounding depths of the ocean covering 70 per cent of the earth’s surface which has always intrigued humans.<p>And then, of …

Lifestyle (UK)

The best diving spots in Southeast Asia

Strap on your BCD, put on your flippers and dive into the deep blue waters at these beautiful stunning scuba diving destinations within the Southeast …

Scuba Diving

Eat, ray, love: why diving with manta rays in the Maldives should be on your bucket list

At its longest and widest points, it is no larger than a football field. But in Hanifaru Bay – laying as it does along the outermost rim of a …

Fashion (Australia)

Success of conservation efforts for important Caribbean Reef fish hinges on climate change

Beginning in the 1990s, several countries including the U.S. have put outright bans on fishing Nassau grouper. Cuba and the Dominican Republic …

Caribbean

Sarah Hyland Proudly Showed Off Her Scars in This 2-Piece, and It's Empowering as Heck

You can always count on Sarah Hyland to keep it realer than real. Just a few days after sharing a makeup-free selfie on Instagram, the <b>Modern Family</b> actress showed off her scars in a series of bikini photos on the Fourth of July, making us feel simultaneously empowered and filled with swimsuit envy. …

Bikinis

Photo Diary of a Whale Hunt

In the village of Lamalera, perched along the steep, rocky skirt of a mountain on the shores of the Indonesian island Lembata, locals have a taste …

Whales

Scuba Diving Costa Rica's Bajo del Diablo Aboard Okeanos Aggressor I

Caño Island is a small island off the southwest Pacific coast of Costa Rica that’s protected as a biological preserve. Combine national protection …

Scuba Diving

Video: How Nat Geo Photographers Hack Cameras to Capture Wildlife Shots

We all know that National Geographic works with some of the most talented photographers in the world to capture the amazing images that have been a …

Photography

The Top 10 Resort Hotels in Asia

From former palaces in India to beachside bungalows in Bali, these are the top resorts in Asia, as voted on by T+L readers.<p>Asia’s cities are among …

Top 10

(VIDEO INTERVIEW) Jake Foster Feeding Off Team Energy - Swimming World News

<b>Jake Foster</b> of the Mason Manta Rays talked on Sunday night at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Columbus about how he is feeling moving forward to nationals …

Fish

Chase Kalisz Pulls Off Double Win At TYR Pro Series Columbus - Swimming World News

<b>Chase Kalisz</b> completed a double victory on Sunday. After winning the 200 fly, he cruised to victory in the 200 IM, winning 1:58.21.<p><b>Takeharu Fujimori</b> …

Fish

Watch this manta ray avoid North Miami Beach swimmers

Drone footage shows a manta avoiding swimmers in North Miami Beach, Florida.

Miami Beach

(VIDEO INTERVIEW) Carson Foster Learning From the Pros - Swimming World News

<b>Carson Foster</b> of the Mason Manta Rays talked about how he has changed as a swimmer in the last year, and what he has learned watching guys like <b>Ryan</b> …

Fish

The secret life of manta rays

In a world-first, researchers fitted a manta ray with a satellite tag in the waters off Cairns.The collaborative effort between the Biopixel Oceans …

Fish

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NATURE PODCAST<p>Hear the latest science news, brought to you by Benjamin Thompson and Adam Levy.<p>This week, investigating the koala genome, the …

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