Microplastics Have Been Found in Our Deepest Ocean Animals
Scientists found plastics in the guts of amphipods at Challenger Deep, some 10,890 meters below the sea surface.
Climate Change Will Alter the Color of Half of Earth’s Oceans by 2100
Phytoplankton blooms tint the oceans green, which means their response to warmer waters will shake up the ocean color scheme.
Scientists Think an Exploding Star Helped Kill Off the Megalodon
An Astrobiology study proposes that an ancient supernova could have exposed Megalodon and other large ocean animals to deadly muon radiation.
Give Yourself a Brain Massage With 10 Straight Hours of Ocean Footage
A new YouTube video brings serene "oceanscapes" to you.
WTF is that
This Unidentified Sea Creature Washed Up on a Georgia Beach, then Vanished
Some truly odd critters end up stranded on beaches. Here’s what you should do if you find one.
These Plankton-Like Robots Are Drifting Through the Ocean to Help Save Sea Life
The M-AUE robots may look like Minions from the movies, but they are the culmination of 20 years of hard work. Now, if only scientists could stop them from getting picked up at bars
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Bernie Sanders officially announced his new progressive organization, a truck bomb hit a police building in Turkey, some plants in Baltimore are addicted to meth, and more.
What We Know About the Baton Rouge Police Shooter
Gavin Eugene Long, also known as "Cosmo," was a former US Marine connected to a fringe political movement.
What Climate Change Looks Like From the Arctic's Edge
For decades, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre has been on the front lines of climate-related science and public education in Canada’s north.
Hell or Salt Water
The Plan to Give Every Ocean Species a Genetic Barcode
A wildly ambitious plan made even more difficult beneath the waves.
The UK's Small-Scale Fishermen Are Struggling to Make a Living
Small-scale fishermen make up the majority of the UK’s fishing fleet but have access to just 4 percent of the Individual Fishing Quota, a system intended to prevent overfishing, but that could actually be harming the seabed and local fishermen.
The World’s Biggest Chefs Want You to Eat the Ocean’s Smallest Fish
An ocean conservation organisation has started a campaign to bring easily replenished small fish like anchovies and herring to restaurant menus. Ferran Adrià, René Redzepi, and Grant Achatz are already on board.