Latest News for: Ocean explorers


Bizarre ‘sea penis’ worm gets a rise out of social media

New York Post 25 Feb 2021
“It seems to bring a lot of happiness,” wrote Josie Jones, 48, above a photo of the oceanic phallus, which she encountered on the sea floor off Rye Front Beach in Victoria, Jam Press reported. Not quite sure what to make of the sea penis, the oceanic explorer shared a pic of it to a local marine research Facebook group Tuesday.

Blue crabs at Hampton Beach: Can you take them home for dinner? Just don't get pinched

Portsmouth Herald 25 Feb 2021
Last week there was an interesting article on the appearance of the Atlantic blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) on the shores of Hampton Beach here in New Hampshire ... Previously. What are blue crabs doing at Hampton Beach? Ocean experts are fascinated ... Ellen Goethel is a marine biologist and the owner of Explore the Ocean World at 367 Ocean Blvd ... .

Renesas’ Intersil-Brand Radiation-Hardened ICs Onboard the Hayabusa2 Six-Year Asteroid Samples Retrieval Mission

The Marshall News Messenger 25 Feb 2021
Arriving at the Ryugu asteroid on June 27, 2018, the Hayabusa2 asteroid samples retrieval mission was designed to explore the origins of the planets, the water of Earth’s oceans and source of life ... Since then, virtually every satellite, shuttle launch and deep-space exploration mission has included Intersil-branded products.

Dreaming of island life? Visit this national park virtually to cure your wanderlust

The Los Angeles Times 25 Feb 2021
When I clicked on the “Ocean” livestream, I was greeted by a neon orange Garibaldi and swirling fuchsia plant life ... (Screenshots from National Parks Service Explore Oceans Youtube; photo illustration by Jade Cuevas / Los Angeles Times) ... You can get a closer look at the rich ocean ...

Photos of the Harsh, Beautiful Landscape in a Remote Inuit Town

Vice 25 Feb 2021
The Arctic territories have found themselves at the centre of new commercial and industrial wars, especially with the opening of the Northwest Passage, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the Arctic Ocean.

10 Pro Tips For Ark: Survival Evolved You Need To Know

Game Rant 25 Feb 2021
From small ponds to the horrifying open ocean there are various threats like ... For instance, Ickthyosaurus’ are great for fast water travel and exploring the ocean, Quetzals serve as flying bases and mass resource carriers, and Doedicurus are great for harvesting obsidian.

Wicker Reintroduces National Ocean Exploration Act

Enterprise Tocsin 24 Feb 2021
The bill would authorize the National Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization Council, update national priorities for ocean mapping, exploration, and characterization, and direct the Council to coordinate and facilitate activities across federal and non-federal entities to advance those priorities.

Senators Reintroduce National Ocean Exploration Act (US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

Public Technologies 24 Feb 2021
Authorize and improve the National Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization Council; Reauthorize the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's existing Ocean Exploration, Ocean and Coastal Mapping, and Hydrographic Services programs from fiscal years 2021 to 2030; ...

Tool that more efficiently analyzes ocean color data will become part of NASA program

Phys Dot Org 24 Feb 2021
Researchers at Stevens Institute of Technology have developed a new machine learning-powered platform, known as OC-SMART, that can process ocean color in satellite images 10 times faster than the world's leading platform ... The OC-SMART comes at a time when there is growing interest in analyzing ocean color in coastal areas, said Stamnes.

Record-high Arctic freshwater will flow to Labrador Sea, affecting local and global oceans

Phys Dot Org 24 Feb 2021
Freshwater is accumulating in the Arctic Ocean. The Beaufort Sea, which is the largest Arctic Ocean freshwater reservoir, has increased its freshwater content by 40% over the past two decades. How and where this water will flow into the Atlantic Ocean is important for local and global ocean conditions ... Explore further.

Escape to these pet-friendly retreats that won't blow your budget

Dothan Eagle 24 Feb 2021
Each cottage features charming gardens, relaxing patio areas, and a shared private path down to the ocean ... The Blue Iguana is just 2 minutes from the historic Ojai village and 12 minutes from the majestic Pacific Ocean, and offers affordable luxury, vibrant style, and a location begging to be explored.

Special Events Plan Leads To Talk Of Possible Drone Shows, Weekend Destination Brand

The Ocean City Dispatch 24 Feb 2021
Elaborate shows featuring hundreds of drones in the sky synchronized to music are popping up all over the country and Rothermel has been exploring the possibility of bringing the new craze to Ocean City as part of the special events package, but they are not cheap.

An aquatic DeLorean! The amazing sub with a see-through cockpit and 'gull wings' that will ...

The Daily Mail 24 Feb 2021
Human exploration of the ocean's depths is set to receive a big dollop of cool, thanks to a new submersible that will feature retractable gull wings, like an aquatic Back to the Future DeLorean ... Design renderings for the sub, the Triton 13000/2 Titanic Explorer, have just been ...