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Scientists discovered 137 kilometres of deep-sea coral reef hidden off the US East Coast — here’s what it looks like

Scientists working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently discovered a previously unknown coral reef off the US East Coast. The 85-mile-long (137 kilometres) deep-sea reef is located approximately 160 miles east of Charleston, South Carolina. Previous research pointed to the existence of the reef, but it had […]
Scientists discovered 137 kilometres of deep-sea coral reef hidden off the US East Coast — here’s what it looks like
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Scientists spent three weeks exploring the Gulf of Mexico’s uncharted ocean habitats — and the images they captured are fascinating

Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration conducted an expedition to explore uncharted waters in the deepest parts of the Gulf of Mexico– and the images they brought back are astonishing. During the mission, scientists spent three weeks aboard NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer exploring and documenting some of the little-understood […]
Scientists spent three weeks exploring the Gulf of Mexico’s uncharted ocean habitats — and the images they captured are fascinating