To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
FDA wants to make this official and recently asked to know more
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
Armed with better batteries and stronger materials, new submersibles aim to go deeper than ever before and open up the whole of the unexplored ocean to human eyes
Now Robert Ballard hopes to find evidence of humans who migrated into North America.
These mysterious creatures exist today more or less unevolved from the forms they had hundreds of millions of years ago
In a wide-ranging interview with PopularScience.com, Aldrin talks about a mission to Mars, 34 years of sobriety and the future of American leadership in space.
With the upcoming release of the major motion picture Europa Report, a couple of Jet Propulsion Lab scientists explain how science fiction has evolved in response to our growing understanding of space.
I study the motion of the ocean through rocks.
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The ancient deposit could be good news for tech companies
“As long as I'm breathing,” Sylvia Earle says, “I'll be diving.”
As the seas absorb more carbon dioxide, their pH drops.
The humble submersible Alvin has triumphed over sinking and swordfish, and taken ocean exploration to new depths.
We spent twenty-four hours on a Greenpeace boat in the Gulf of Mexico looking for oil and dispersant among marine life. On the six-month anniversary of the leak, we report back
Stories of reindeer, walruses, and Mars simulations
"Cabled observatories" will give scientists a better picture of the unknown
Alongside the wild natural beauty, some evidence of humans.
Both the Atlantic and Pacific areas saw a record number and intensity of storms.