A carbon tax would make companies think harder about using fossil fuels, which spur rising acidity in the seas
As the seas absorb more carbon dioxide, their pH drops.
With so many problems with our oceans--and solutions to them--it can be tricky to know where to start. So we asked the experts
Both the Atlantic and Pacific areas saw a record number and intensity of storms.
“As long as I'm breathing,” Sylvia Earle says, “I'll be diving.”
Plastic, fishing gear and 18th-century steamship coal were among the most common finds.
A working model of the estimated $5-million device could be ready within a year.
Dozens of volunteer divers surveyed marine protected areas worldwide, to discover why life flourishes in some while failing in others.
Cindy Lee Van Dover was the first woman to pilot the Alvin submarine, and that was only the beginning.
Global warming is taking a toll on fishâ€”and helping jellyfish rule the sea
Career: Marine scientist
A thought experiment
How to build a subway in the Eternal City.
Computational modelling suggests human land use leads to more infection at sea
There may be up to three layers of different kinds of ice.
New 3D prints of undersea sand can help predict storm effects
The ancient deposit could be good news for tech companies
Alongside the wild natural beauty, some evidence of humans.
Still creepy, though.
Unlike hurricanes or earthquakes, this natural disaster could actually encourage tourism.
Another study shows iron fertilization may not be a great solution to climate change.