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Watch ‘giant pill bugs’ burrow inside this alligator carcass for legitimate scientific reasons
The first recorded "reptile fall" is a real feast.
10 GIFs Of Deep-Sea Creatures Encountering A Sub
Never-before-seen images from a recent expedition to the ocean floor
The critters of the deep sea may thrive on calamari
Scientists found a squid graveyard swarming with scavengers.
Digital Map Of Seafloor Could Help Scientists Predict Climate Change Impacts
The secrets are in the sediment
New Images From The Deep Ocean
On May 1, NOAA scientists completed a three-week exploration of the ocean floor. Here's a glorious breakdown of what they saw.
Survey Finds Trash In The Remotest Ocean Floors
Plastic, fishing gear and 18th-century steamship coal were among the most common finds.
Explore The Deep Ocean While You Eat Lunch
Visit shipwrecks, coral reefs, canyons, and more with NOAA researchers as they livestream an expedition from the Gulf of Mexico aboard the Okeanos Explorer.
Scientists Discover Massive Methane-Based Ecosystem
It's only the third cold seep discovered off the U.S. Atlantic Coast, and it could help researchers understand how life exists in harsh environments, including potentially on other planets.
The Undersea Hunt for Intraterrestrial Life
"IT" organisms may make up more than half of life on Earth