The oceans are warming so fast, it's like 5 atomic bombs exploding every second
January 15, 2020, 6:12 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The rate of warming is 'relentless,' and the hottest 5 years ever recorded were the last 5.
A blue whale's heart may only beat twice per minute when diving for food
November 27, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This is the first time scientists have recorded the heart rate of a blue whale, the largest animal on Earth.
Coral reef fish are now moving into temperate kelp forests, with dire consequences
November 21, 2019, 3:34 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Climate change is forcing tropical fish to migrate, and they threaten to mow down their new terrain.
Living near a coast is linked with better mental health, study suggests
October 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The benefits of 'blue space' may be especially important for lower-income communities, researchers say.
She got her start saving animals. Now she's set her sights on saving the ocean
September 20, 2019, 8:31 a.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
Mimi Ausland became an advocate for animals at just 11 years old. With her next project, she's tackling plastic waste in the ocean.
The biggest source of microplastics in fresh water is laundry lint
September 18, 2019, 12:28 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It goes from your washer to the wastewater treatment plant — and then your drinking glass.
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
What are dog whiskers for?
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words
10 surprising facts about Neanderthals
Listen to this pug and you'll understand why the makers of 'Halo' hired him for voice-overs