Victor Vescovo, 55, journeyed to the unexplored Emden Deep in March, while Ada Tsang, 44, broke a record for the fastest Everest ascent by a woman.
The sea ray may have looked like it smiled, but an animal welfare activist said it was suffocating and warned against handling the creatures.
Resin is a versatile material that can easily transform a space, whether it's a bigger DIY project or just to add a splash of color.
The toy brand launched "Barbie Loves the Ocean" on Thursday, which has three dolls and beach-themed playsets made of 90% recycled plastic.
Many scientists have been using the Southern Ocean name for years, but international bodies have been slow to make it official.
A container ship carrying 25 tons of nitric acid is still burning after it caught fire off the coast of Sri Lanka on May 18.
People seeking a "green burial" can choose to be laid to rest in artificial reefs, where their remains will become a habitat for sea creatures.
Gravity's pull prevents most beings from growing tall. But there are some lifeforms that have challenged gravity and won.
The Mariana Trench is the deepest point on Earth, void of light with the pressure of 48 jumbo jets. Yet life finds a way to survive. Very weird life.
Annie Reickert talked Red Bull Magnitude, Olympic surfing, paddling around NYC, her top surf destinations, and the future of women's water sports.
A plate of four 7-ounce claws at a restaurant can cost you $140. That's just under one pound of crab meat you get to eat.
The blobfish was crowned the world’s ugliest animal in 2013 – a title it still defends today. But drop this fellow 9,200 feet below sea level, and the water holds up all that flab like a push-up bra, making the fish a little more handsome. Between the skin and the […]
The Fabian Cousteau Ocean Learning Centre is creating an advanced underwater research station. Proteus will have freezers, microscopes, and a video studio for research and education. It will be located off the coast of Curacao, an island in the Caribbean. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Fabian Cousteau, grandson […]
A NASA spacecraft has discovered that a saltwater ocean lies deep below the surface of Ceres, a dwarf planet in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. New research shows that shiny salt deposits on Ceres’ surface were left by water percolating up from underground. Ceres may have once held […]
There are some germs that can survive in the ocean and cause infection. Some of the infections that you could contract from swallowing contaminated ocean water include cryptosporidiosis, shigellosis, and E. Coli. If you swim with an open wound, you could also get infections from staphylococcus aureus and vibrio vulnificus. […]
Anthénea is a floating pod designed for luxury travellers looking to sail the world. The 540-square-foot (50 metre) pods run off of solar power and have eco-friendly furnishings. The floating homes release clean water back into the ocean. Pods are available for temporary rentals off the coast of Brittany, France, […]
A photo of a fish that seemingly sports human-like lips and teeth has captured Twitter’s attention. Many took to the comments to debate whether the picture, posted by Twitter user Raff Nasir, was real. Marine biologist Lufti Afiq Rosli told Insider the photo was of a blackbelly triggerfish, but said […]