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Ancient seashell coloration patterns revealed using ultraviolet light
Nearly 30 ancient seashell species coloration patterns were revealed using ultraviolet light.
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:54:41 EDT

Polar bears unlikely to thrive on land-based foods
Polar bears, increasingly forced on shore due to sea ice loss, may be eating terrestrial foods inclu...
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:30:25 EDT

Oxygen-depleted toxic oceans had key role in mass extinction over 200 million years ago
Changes in the biochemical balance of the ocean were a crucial factor in the end-Triassic mass extin...
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:40:49 EDT

Discovering missing body parts of ancient fossils: Waves and storms lifted fossils off the seafloor 550 million years ago
Certain specimens of the fossil Dickinsonia are incomplete because ancient currents lifted them from...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:06:14 EDT

Secrets of the seahorse tail revealed
A team of engineers and biologists reports new progress in using computer modeling and 3D shape anal...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:09:01 EDT

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— 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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Mystery galaxies: Astronomers discover likely precursors of galaxy clusters we see today
Observations made with two space observatories, Herschel and Planck, reveal glimpses into how today'...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:39:21 EDT

As stars form, magnetic fields influence regions big and small
Stars form when gravity pulls together material within giant clouds of gas and dust. But gravity isn...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:26:13 EDT

Comet dust: Planet Mercury's 'invisible paint'
Scientists have long puzzled over the planet Mercury's excessively dark surface. New research sugges...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:24:37 EDT

Earthlike 'Star Wars' Tatooines may be common
Luke Skywalker's home in "Star Wars" is the desert planet Tatooine, with twin sunsets because it o...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:25:32 EDT

Dark matter even darker than once thought
Astronomers have studied how dark matter in clusters of galaxies behaves when the clusters collide. ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:22:38 EDT

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