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Ocean acidification makes coralline algae less robust
Ocean acidification (the ongoing decrease in the pH of Earth's oceans, caused by the uptake of carbo...
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:31:34 EST

New luminous creatures illuminate the mystery of the Red Sea
Biologists have discovered new species of fluorescent polyps living in colonies on the shells of gas...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:53:53 EST

Human-made underwater sound may have wider ecosystem effects than previously thought
Underwater sound linked to human activity could alter the behaviour of seabed creatures that play a ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:05:11 EST

Motorboat noise gives predators a deadly advantage
Biologists found that noise from passing motorboats increases stress levels in young coral reef fish...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:04:57 EST

Antibiotic's killer strategy revealed
Using a special profiling technique, researchers have determined the mechanism of action of a potent...
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:56:36 EST

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— John Masefield, Poet

 

Major Sea Gallery Update

We have finally finished a major update of the Sea Gallery. The gallery has a new interface and the images are now larger. We have also added over one hundred new images. Check out the amazing new sights.

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Major Space Gallery Update

We have finally finished a major update of the Space Gallery. The gallery has a new interface and the images are now larger. We have also added over one hundred new images. Check out the amazing new sights.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Astronomy Calendar Updates

We have updated our astronomy calendar of celestial events to include many exciting new events for the current year, 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!

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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 2030.

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Sky News Headlines

'Cannibalism' between stars
Stars do not accumulate their final mass steadily, but in a series of violent events manifesting the...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:45:22 EST

Turbulent times: When stars approach
Astrophysicists are using new methods to simulate the common-envelope phase of binary stars, discove...
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:20:56 EST

A violent wind blown from the heart of a galaxy tells the tale of a merger
Astronomers have revealed the detailed structure of a massive ionized gas outflow streaming from the...
Publ.Date : Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:49:30 EST

New study challenges Jupiter's role as planetary shield, protecting Earth from comet impacts
Not only is the 'Jupiter as shield' concept, implying that the planet shields Earth from comet impac...
Publ.Date : Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:09:38 EST

Galactic center's gamma rays unlikely to originate from dark matter, evidence shows
Studies by two independent groups from the US and the Netherlands have found that gamma ray signals ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:09:28 EST

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