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Microplastics entering ocean food web through zooplankton, researchers find
Tiny microscopic animals called zooplankton are ingesting plastic particles at an alarming rate, acc...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:38:13 EDT

Freshwater and ocean acidification stunts growth of developing pink salmon
Pink salmon that begin life in freshwater with high concentrations of carbon dioxide, which causes a...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:34:39 EDT

Red gorgonian, key organism to improve marine reserve conservation and management
Marine reserves are fundamental tools for the conservation of worldwide marine biodiversity. The ana...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:23:49 EDT

Why are seabirds abandoning their ancestral nesting grounds in the Gulf of California?
Warming oceanographic conditions and fishing pressure are driving nesting seabirds away from their a...
Publ.Date : Sat, 27 Jun 2015 08:12:08 EDT

Blue and fin whale distribution in waters off Southern California
A new study indicates a steady population trend for blue whales and an upward population trend for f...
Publ.Date : Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:14:38 EDT

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I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky; and all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by.

— John Masefield, Poet


New Games Galore

We have added dozens of new games to the Sea Games and Space Games sections of the site. New action games and new strategy games have been added. You'll find something for everyone so check them out and try your luck.


Meet the Ocean Explorers

Our Meet the Ocean Explorers pages are now complete in the Ocean Exploration section of the site. These new pages feature fascinating facts and biographical information about the twelve most famous ocean explorers in history.


Ocean Exploration Timeline Update

The Ocean Exploration Timeline pages have been updated with a new look and tons of new information. Our ocean history timeline pages are now the most thorough and accurate anywhere on the Web.


Sea Quotes Now Online

Our new Sea Quotes pages are now online. These pages feature some of the most famous famous quotes from oceanographers, ocean explorers, artists, poets, and writers.


Massive Space Exploration Update

The Space Exploration pages have been updated with a new look and new information. The pages now feature a new, improved menu system and higher resolution graphics. Hundreds of new images have been added to the Space Mission Patches section. New information has been added to the Space Exploration Timeline and the Challenger Memorial sections as well.


Space Quotes Now Online

Our new Space Quotes pages are now online. These pages feature some of the most famous famous quotes from astronauts, astronomers, physicists, poets, and writers.


New News is Good News

The Sea News and Sky News pages have been updated with a new look and expanded coverage. Our news pages now feature RSS news feeds from some of the most respected online sources, updated daily. Several new pages have been added to make this one of the most complete online sea and space news sites available.


Astronomy Calendar Updates

We have updated our astronomy calendar of celestial events to include many exciting new events for the year 2013, including additional meteor showers, planetary conjunctions, and two new comets. You will find this to be one of the most complete astronomical calendars anywhere on the Web! See why 2013 is being called by many astronomers as the Year of the Comet.

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Astronomy Reference Guide Update

The former Astronomy Resources pages have been updated and reformatted as the new Astronomy Reference Guide. This section of the site features a new look, new menu system, and lots of new information. The Astronomical Calendar of Celestial Events has been updated to include events through the year 2020.

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Even stars older than 11 billion years have Earth-like planets
33 Kepler stars have been selected for their solar like oscillations and a set of basic parameters h...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:10:18 EDT

High resolution far-infrared all-sky image
Astronomers have created all-sky image maps and released the full database to researchers. Far-infra...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:58:04 EDT

Unexpectedly little black-hole monsters rapidly suck up surrounding matter
Researchers have found evidence that enigmatic objects in nearby galaxies -- called ultra-luminous X...
Publ.Date : Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:41:24 EDT

Supercomputer model shows planet making waves in nearby debris disk
A new supercomputer simulation of the planet and debris disk around the nearby star Beta Pictoris re...
Publ.Date : Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:14:45 EDT

Giant galaxy is still growing
The giant elliptical galaxy Messier 87 has swallowed an entire medium-sized galaxy over the last bil...
Publ.Date : Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:09:30 EDT

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