noaasanctuaries: NOAA diver Dr. Steve Lonhart sizes up a hooded nudibranch in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Also known as the lion’s mane nudibranch, the hooded nudibranch sweeps its raised hood through the water to catch food, then contracts it to force the food into its mouth. Show More Summary
Climate change has many components — rising sea levels, alterations in rainfall patterns, and an increase in severe storm activity, among others. Communities around the world are faced with the need to plan for climate change but don’t have the information available to do so effectively. Show More Summary
The beautiful, bizarre animal was discovered this week during NOAA's exploration of the area around the Mariana Trench -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
On its very first dive of the season, NOAA's Okeanos Explorer encountered something unexpected while collecting rocks. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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A new era in which private companies acquire weather data from space is beginning.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Thursday awarded its first contracts to buy weather data from commercial satellite operators, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said.
NOAA has released its final Ocean Noise Strategy Roadmap, which will guide the agency in more effectively and comprehensively managing ocean noise effects on marine life during the next decade.
We're dealing with some serious subject matter, but let's talk about that name for a second.
The low pressure area known as System 94L developed into Tropical Storm Ian on Sept. 14. NOAA's GOES-East satellite data was made into an animation that showed the development of the central Atlantic storm. read more
noaasanctuaries: Even the deep sea can have bright colors! This spring, scientists from NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research explored the deep waters in and around Papah?naumoku?kea Marine National Monument. While exploring...Show More Summary
Stony Brook researchers Dianna Padilla and Bassem Allam have been awarded funding from NOAA’s Ocean Acidification Program and the Northeast Sea Grant Programs to study the effects of ocean acidification on marine life in the Northeast. Show More Summary
For decades, the dead lay silently, undisturbed and resting on the cold, dark ocean floor.
NOAA's National Hurricane Center (NHC) issued their final warning on Post-Tropical Cyclone Hermine yesterday, Sept. 6 at 2 p.m. EDT. NASA's Aqua satellite captured an image of the storm at that time and showed clouds stretching from New Jersey to Maine.
Extreme, catastrophic flood events like the one that swamped Louisiana last month are becoming more likely because of climate change, according to a hot-off-the-press analysis by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Read more...
Man-made climate change about doubled the chances for the type of heavy downpours that caused devastating Louisiana floods last month, a new federal study finds. … Click to Continue »
Humpback whales have made an epic return after being hunted to the brink of extinction in several areas. Most of world’s humpback populations have finally been removed from the endangered species list, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...Show More Summary
NASA and NOAA satellites continue to provide data as Post-Tropical Cyclone Hermine continues to linger south of Long Island, New York. The winds from the storm continue to affect surf from the Mid-Atlantic to Cape Cod, Massachusetts. read more
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA and NOAA satellites continue to provide data as Post-Tropical Cyclone Hermine continues to linger south of Long Island, New York. The winds from the storm continue to affect surf from the Mid-Atlantic to Cape Cod, Massachusetts.