The ancestor of all known life was a microbe that ate hydrogen from deep-sea volcanoes
July 28, 2016, 6:05 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study paints a detailed portrait of Earth's last universal common ancestor, known as 'LUCA.'
Aging Danish lighthouse transformed into plus-sized kaleidoscope
July 27, 2016, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The short-lived installation is a stunning send-off for a structure that will soon be swallowed by the sea.
This beautiful deep sea purple orb has scientists baffled
July 26, 2016, 8:31 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
While studying the ocean floor off California's Channel Islands, researchers found this mysterious species.
Tides cause earthquakes along the San Andreas fault
July 19, 2016, 4:09 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Rhythmic pulsing of the tides induces small, deep quakes on a daily basis, scientists discover.
Humpbacks flood the Salish Sea in astounding numbers
July 14, 2016, 6:02 a.m. by Catie Leary
As the gentle giants bounce back from near extinction, they extend their range into more southern waters.
The fish of your nightmares is lurking in the sands of Virginia Beach
July 12, 2016, 4:18 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The stargazer, traditionally found in shallow and deep waters, is now haunting sandy beaches.
Great white shark caught sleeping on film for the first time
July 1, 2016, 2:50 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Video could finally offer insight into the mysteries about how sharks get their shuteye.