A Teen Survived at Sea for 49 Days in This Rickety, Floating Hut

Miraculously, ten ships passed by without seeing him before one finally came to the rescue.


Summer Sucks and It's Going to Kill You

Here are all the ways you can die from the worst season.


Harrowing Stories From Working on the Sea

Fishing remains one of the most dangerous jobs in Canada. We talked to captains about their most hazardous experiences.


The Guys Cashing in on Hurricane Irma's Boat Destruction

The historic storm made a mess of the fleets of ships in Miami's Biscayne Bay. Now salvagers are looking for a windfall.


To Save the Great Barrier Reef, We May Have to Selectively Breed it

Melbourne-based scientists have identified stress-resistant corals that could be potentially bred and moved into areas affected by bleaching.


The 73-Year-Old Adventurer Sailing a 60-Foot Steel Whale Across the Atlantic Ocean

Tom McClean left the British Special Air Service to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean, a feat he's achieved five times. Now, at 73, he's ready to do it again—in a giant steel sperm whale.


PREMIERE: Eight Bells Set Sail With "Hating," a Heavy, Atmospheric New Track Off Their New Album

Stream the first track from the Portland trio's new album, 'Landless.'


We Asked an Expert What Would Happen if Russia Cut the Pipeline to the Internet

An expert in mass communication and author of the book 'The Undersea Network' explains why we shouldn't be too worried about Russia cutting our internet cables.


Photographing Fiji’s Sinking Island Communities

Climate change is literally washing low-lying seaside villages away.


The Men Who Battle the World's Biggest Fish Face to Face

"You have to jump off the back of the boat, while it's still moving, into boat wake, swim below the bubbles, open your eyes, and hope that dark shadow isn't a mako or a tiger shark staring back at you."


An Interview with a Guy Who Lived Underwater for 31 Days for Science

Fabien Cousteau lived underwater for a month and built a robot shark to swim around in.