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Parrotfish are critical to coral reef island building
As well as being a beautiful species capable of changing its colour, shape and even gender, new rese...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:59:09 EDT

Students break new ground in understanding genetic diversity of bacteriophages
Over the last seven years, thousands of undergraduate students have sequenced and analyzed the genom...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:56:35 EDT

Aquatic ecologist says dams are boxing in fish, causing them to disappear from Kansas
Several species of fish — including the peppered chub and the plains minnow — were found to be s...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:56:33 EDT

Endangered corals smothered by sponges on overfished Caribbean reefs
For reef-building corals, sponges do not make good neighbors. Aggressive competitors for space, spon...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Apr 2015 08:22:03 EDT

A new future for corals: Persistence and change in coral reef communities
Coral reefs, true reservoirs of biodiversity, are seriously threatened by human activities and clima...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:44:42 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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Sky News Headlines

Water could have been abundant in first billion years after the Big Bang
How soon after the Big Bang could water have existed? Not right away, because water molecules contai...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:54:02 EDT

Strange supernova is 'missing link' in gamma-ray burst connection
Astronomers find that 'central engines' in supernova explosions can come in different strengths, and...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:10:53 EDT

Astrophysicists draw most comprehensive map of the universe
Astrophysicists have created a 3-D map of the universe that spans nearly two billion light years and...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:31:19 EDT

Electric solar wind sail could make bidirectional human Mars flights economically feasible
The E-sail is a novel propellantless technology that was invented in Finland in 2006. The E-sail uti...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:25:45 EDT

To flare or not to flare: The riddle of galactic thin to thick disk solved
A long-standing puzzle regarding the nature of disk galaxies has finally been solved by a team of as...
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:50:11 EDT

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