Ocean conservationist and photographer Juan Oliphant was diving in water off Oahu's North Shore when he and his group stumbled on a startling discovery. Twenty-five feet from the shore, they found a dead, young green sea turtle. Fishing...Show More Summary
Jordanians are not known to be the most cheerful among Arabs; in fact, their reputation is that they constantly frown and rarely smile. Of course, this is a mere stereotype and probably an unfair exaggeration often used in the context...Show More Summary
In 1947, a ghost ship adrift in Indonesian waters surprised the two American ships that rushed to a distress signal from the Ourang Medan off the Marshall Islands. What happened to the dead crew began decades of speculation. In fact,...Show More Summary
Thousands are avoiding the deadly sea route from Libya to Europe but the Balkan route is expensive and fraught with different dangers
It's been nothing but rocky seas the last few months for Johnny Depp and the upcoming installment of the Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise, called Dead Men Tell No Tales! First, the 51-year-old actor injured his hand during filming, and had to fly back to the U.S. for surgery. [ Related: Miss The First Look At The [...]
ROME (Reuters) - More than 900 migrants were rescued in one day from three overcrowded boats en route to Europe from North Africa, an Italian coast guard official said on Thursday. One body was recovered.
A Chicago woman who moved to Mexico to continue “curing” autism with bleach solution defended her “miracle treatment” against “haters” and “trolls.” Kerri Rivera claims her treatment with “miracle mineral solution” has removed 170 children from the autism spectrum – but her critics say she’s...
Sean O'Connor Defense, Asia As tensions in the South China Sea continue to rise, an arms race poses a significant threat to the security of the region. Last month, Thailand’s navy requested funding for a submarine program which, when...Show More Summary
At least 1,300 dead birds found on a beach in Chile is a mystery that officials may have finally narrowed down. MSN reports that Chilean authorities are investigating what killed so many seabirds belonging to the Procellariidae family. Show More Summary
A turtle will soon return to the seas thanks to a powerful, fully-customized 3D-printed beak. Turkish animal rescuers have got a sea turtle that was badly injured, a new 3D-printed beak that has allowed the sea creature to fully regain its ability to live in the wild and fend for itself. Show More Summary
Benjamin Schreer Defense, Asia Get ready, Beijing..or not? Australia woke up to media news this morning that U.S. B-1 strategic bombers would be “coming to Australia to deter Beijing’s South China Sea ambitions.” This referred to a statement made by U.S. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea notified the South of its plan to conduct live-fire drills this week near a disputed sea border, the scene of deadly clashes in recent years, the South's military said on Wednesday.
The oldest complete example of the Ten Commandments has gone on rare display in Jerusalem, part of the Israel Museum's collection of the Dead Sea scrolls, an official said Wednesday. Written in Hebrew more than 2,000 years ago, it is one of 870 scrolls discovered between 1947 and 1956 in the Qumran caves above the Dead Sea. Show More Summary
Follow @ladybuggirlqtee Tweet DEAD SEA SALT MAKES A DIFFERENCE?!? Surprisingly,yes it does! One of the main reasons being its composition; Dead Sea Salt has a denser mineral composition with a much higher content of 26% versus that of...Show More Summary
A unique coral garden in Papua New Guinea shows what the future may hold as oceans acidify. A deadly recipe is brewing that threatens the survival of countless creatures throughout Earth’s oceans. For years, we’ve known that the oceans absorb about a quarter of the carbon dioxide in our atmosphere. But with high carbon emissions […]
EXHIBITION: Ten Commandments Dead Sea scroll to go on display for two weeks in Israel. World’s oldest complete copy of Ten Commandments has only previously been displayed overseas, but will be at Israel Museum for first time (AP).You...Show More Summary
A 2,000-year-old copy of the Ten Commandments believed to be the oldest in existence is going on display at a Jerusalem museum, reports the Jewish Press. This particular version showed up in one of the Dead Sea scrolls, and it's so fragile that it will be allowed to see...
The 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scroll is so brittle it will only go in display for two weeks at Israel's leading museum
Estuaries and coastal seas provide valuable ecosystem services but are particularly vulnerable to the co-occurring threats of climate change and oxygen-depleted dead zones. We analyzed the severity of climate change predicted for existing dead zones, and found that 94% of dead zones are in regions that will experience at least a 2 °C temperature increase by […]
This weekend, the Italian coastguard reported 5,800 more migrants attempting to cross into the country on flimsy boats. The number of migrants rescued was reportedly one of the highest amount in years, which is due to extreme circumstances in their homelands. Show More Summary