Tourists may soon be barred from swimming with Hawaii’s emblematic spinner dolphins if the federal government gets its way. A new rule proposed Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Marine FisheriesShow More Summary
Researchers from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its partners are set to visit what remains of two ships—a German U-boat
The month of July broke high temperature records becoming the fifteenth consecutive hottest month on Earth, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said in a press release on Wednesday.
by Charles Mudede NASA reports that "water levels on Mozambique’s Lago de Cahora Bassa betrayed signs of stress in late July 2016." NASA According to data collected by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, July 2016 was not only the hottest July on record but also the hottest month ever recorded. Show More Summary
Relatively speaking, the last few years have been tame on the hurricane front. But according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), this year’s season should heat up, with as many as four hurricanes forecast to hit the Atlantic states. And as the recent flooding in Louisiana and wildfires in California prove, it doesn’t…
U.S. agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its partners have developed a new forecasting tool to simulate how water moves throughout
It’s official: the “U.S. Drought Monitor”, a site co-sponsored by University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, lists southwestern Massachusetts, where I do most of my gardening, as locked in a severe drought. The withered crops in my vegetable garden tell the same tale, as do […]
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has raised its outlook for the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season, forecasting a higher number of named storms as conditions now point to a more active hurricane season. In its updatedShow More Summary
The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration - or NOAA - has come out with its Annual State Of The Climate report - and things don’t look good for Planet Earth. As the report explains - 2015 was a record-shattering year for the climate in all the worst possible ways.
If you or someone you know needs proof that global climate change is real and is happening before our very eyes, you could go to the "State of the Climate Report" put together by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Space may be called the “final frontier” but what about unexplored areas that are on our very own Earth? The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has been using the Okeanos Explorer to document uncharted waters since 2010 and it’s off to do it again, this time at the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. More »
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)announced that major changes are coming to 3 of its weather prediction models. To the weather community and enthusiasts this is a big deal. However these changes also have impacts for a society which depends on weather forecasts for day-to-day operations, agriculture, aviation, national [...]
This is a video captured by the crew aboard the National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration (NOAA) ship Okeanos, which uses a robotic submersible to scour the Marianas Trench as deep as 6km (~3.7-miles). The film features some VERY interesting looking sea creatures. Show More Summary
The first six months of 2016 have been the world’s hottest ever on record, according to NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — the third year in a row to set a record. The heat has caused the Arctic sea ice to contract so rapidly that the ice cover may reach its lowest...
The heat wave continues. Last month was the hottest June ever recorded, according to both NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). This marks the 14th month in a row that global heat records have been broken. Show More Summary
While on its three-month 2016 voyage around the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument, the NationalOceanic and Atmosphere Administration (NOAA) ship Okeanos captured absolutely gorgeous footage of several previously unseen deep sea creatures that live at the bottom of the deepest ocean floor. NOAA’s Okeanos research ship has been cruising the seas above the trench, which […]
Last month was the hottest June in modern history, marking the 14th consecutive month that global heat records have been broken, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Tuesday. “The globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces for June 2016 was the highest...
On July 10, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Okeanos Explorer completed a 69-day, 3-stage expedition of previously unknown and poorly understood deepwater habitats. The first leg, exploring the southern half of the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, wrapped up on May 11. See some of their…
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that June was the warmest month ever in 122 years of record keeping. And around the world, we’ve had heat-breaking records for 13 straight months. The June temperature for the contiguous U.S. Show More Summary
The Climate Change Education Act mandates the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to create a climate science curriculum that would ensure students better understand “climate change and its effects on environmental, energy, social, and economic systems.”