Scientists Discover Upside-Down Lakes and Waterfalls At the Bottom of the Ocean
An ocean expedition near the Baja Peninsula revealed a strange, never-before-seen seascape teeming with life.
The Ocean Scientist With a Hydrothermal Microbe Zoo in Her Lab
Anna-Louise Reysenbach is searching the sea floor for clues about life on Earth and beyond.
Six New Species Discovered Near Thermal Vents on Ocean Floor
The discovery of these new species may thwart deep-sea mining efforts in the area.
Scientists Think They’ve Found the Ancient Ancestor of All Life on Earth
Meet LUCA, the shared relative of you and me and everything else.