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Are swimming zooplankton driving ocean currents? Sort of.

Biomixing, where the ocean is mixed by swimming animals, has long been a hot topic in oceanography. Some people think all that biological flapping and stroking could be a major source of oceanic turbulence. Others, not so much. But a new laboratory study by M. Wilhelmus and J. Dabiri from Caltech is certainly going to ignite scientists love […]

Scientists use sea monkeys and lasers to show that tiny organisms help drive ocean currents

yesterdayHealth : The Checkup

Even though they're only a few millimeters long, brine shrimp -- otherwise known as sea monkeys -- could have as much influence on global ocean currents as the wind and the moon. Scientists are always trying to better understand how ocean currents flow. Show More Summary

Pitbull Fronts Ocean Drive's Annual Men's Issue

Taking a break from the studio, Pitbull took a minute to front his hometown magazine Ocean Drive for its annual Men’s issue. The Miami-native posed for the sexy spread and opened up to the magazine about growing up in the rough South...Show More Summary

How plankton gets jet lagged: Hormone that govern sleep and jet lag in humans also drives mass migration of plankton

A hormone that governs sleep and jet lag in humans may also drive the mass migration of plankton in the ocean, scientists have found. The molecule in question, melatonin, is essential to maintain our daily rhythm, and scientists have now discovered that it governs the nightly migration of a plankton species from the surface to deeper waters. Show More Summary

5 Creative Ways to Inspire Children to Become Eco-Friendly

Children are savvy. They know that riding their bike is better for the environment than driving a car. They can easily identify a recycle bin. And they know litter often winds up in the ocean. How do we turn this knowledge into meaningful...Show More Summary

The coast of California: a magnificent seven

The Pacific Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of the most scenic drives on the planet, a natural challenger to such famous jaw-droppers as Australia?s Great Ocean Drive between Adelaide and Melbourne, the Icefields Parkway in the Canadian Rockies and the Amalfi Coast of Italy. Show More Summary

5 Reasons to Explore Hana, Maui

After driving 36 miles along a sinuous highway dotted with waterfalls and breathtaking lookouts onto the Pacific Ocean, you've finally made it: Hana, that tiny outpost on the far-eastern edge of Maui. The Road to Hana, one of the most...Show More Summary

7 Essential Travel Experiences in Florida’s Upper Keys

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. If you’ve ever made the epic drive to Key West, you fondly recall the breathtaking scenic drive through the length of the entire Florida Keys. It’s among the most stunning ocean road trips in the United States. Show More Summary

20 corals protected under Endangered Species Act because of global warming, ocean acidification

SAN FRANCISCO— The federal government announced today that 20 species of coral are now protected as “threatened” under the Endangered Species Act because global warming, disease and ocean acidification are driving them toward extinction. Show More Summary

A Closer Look at Turbulent Oceans and Greenhouse Heating

Climate science homes in on the oceans' role in driving wiggles in global warming.

Ocean warming could drive heavy rain bands toward the poles

In a world warmed by rising atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations, precipitation patterns are going to change because of two factors: one, warmer air can hold more water; and two, changing atmospheric circulation patterns will shift where rain falls. Show More Summary

NOAA: Alaska fisheries and communities at risk from ocean acidification

Ocean acidification is driving changes in waters vital to Alaska's valuable commercial fisheries and subsistence way of life, according to new NOAA-led research that will be published online in Progress in Oceanography. read more

The Best Coastal Drives in the World, Part I

These are the kind of drives you plan trips around—from Australia’s Great Ocean Road to California’s Highway 1.

Quepos: This Costa Rican Restaurant is Touristy, But a Must for AvGeeks

2 months agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

One of the major tourist attractions on the Pacific Side of Costa Rica is Manuel Antonio National Park, where the ocean meets the rainforest outside the town of Quepos. Those who come from the North will drive a coastal road that climbs...Show More Summary

Erin Heatherton Kicks Off Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim Collection in Miami

Celebrating her gorgeous magazine cover, Erin Heatherton hit up the Ocean Drive party in Miami on Thursday evening (July 17). The Victoria’s Secret babe look radiant in a Little Black Dress by Cushnie et Ochs as she helped kick-off Mercedes...Show More Summary

Erin Heatherton Models Bikinis & Sexy Swimsuits for 'Ocean Drive'

Erin Heatherton steps out in a super cute LBD at her Ocean Drive cover party at Delano South Beach on Thursday (July 17) in Miami, Fla. The 25-year-old model, who was joined by Ocean Drive‘s Jared Shapiro and Courtland Lantaff, models so many sexy bikinis and swimsuits for the Annual Swim Issue – here’s what [...]

Niche Media Sold to Greengale Publishing

3 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

Niche Media — publisher of regional magazines like Aspen Peak, Gotham, Hamptons, Los Angeles Confidential, Ocean Drive and more — has been acquired by Greengale Publishing. “These magazines are stronger and more relevant than ever,” said Jane Greenspan Gale, a co-owner of Greengale Publishing, said in a statement. Show More Summary

Advances in mollusk parasite culturing methods drives research

Researchers at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences dug into the last 70 years of peer-reviewed publications about protozoan parasites that infest bivalve mollusks and found that when an organism can be cultured in the laboratory, more papers and greater understanding result. Show More Summary

Blue Growth Could Help Drive the European Economy, but at What Cost to the Oceans?

Shorthorn sculpin (Myoxocephalus scorpius) on blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) in Knolls Grund, Western Gotland Basin, Sweden. Blue Growth is a European strategy to drive the economy in the marine and maritime sector—through practices like...Show More Summary

Erin Heatherton Is Flirty & Fabulous on Ocean Drive Cover

She makes modeling a skimpy bathing suit look effortless but Erin Heatherton has to deal with plenty of intimidation in her industry. In her cover story for Ocean Drive magazine, the Skokie, Illinois native confesses, “In the beginning,...Show More Summary

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