Tagged With Pacific Ocean

Heart-pounding video shows a badass Coast Guardsman running down a narco-sub loaded with cocaine and pounding on the hatch

Scientists are voicing concern after 9 dead grey whales washed ashore in the San Francisco Bay in 2 months

US and Chinese bombers have been flexing their muscles over an important waterway

The massive ocean-cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old broke down in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Here's what went wrong.

A Scotsman may have faked his own death off the California coast to avoid rape charges, officials say

Unpaid Coast Guard members are deploying for a months-long mission in the Pacific — at home, their bosses are warning about their houses

The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is spilling plastic in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Frenchman racing to become the first person to swim across the Pacific is calling it quits, but he says he'll be back next year

The Coast Guard is catching record amounts of cocaine, and activity is growing around a smuggling hotspot

An intense storm has wiped out a remote Hawaiian island, and it's a sign of things to come

A French swimmer is racing to become the first person to swim across the Pacific. Here's what his days in the water are like.

The giant garbage vortex in the Pacific Ocean is almost the size of Queensland — here's what it looks like

What the creators of the giant plastic-cleaning system headed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch say to critics who doubt them

A 24-year-old is going ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Some experts are worried.

The Solomon Islands is now another flash point in China's influence campaign in the Pacific

New Zealand and China are butting heads over Beijing's growing influence

It's been 76 years since the World War II battle that set the stage for Japan's defeat -- and changed naval warfare forever

China is reportedly interested in building a military outpost on Vanuatu -- and it could be a 'game changer' for the South Pacific

Bolivia is taking Chile to court over a war it lost 134 years ago -- and it reenacted a pivotal battle on the final day of the case

7 US aircraft carriers are at sea for the first time in years -- here's what they're doing