Posts Tagged ‘Ocean’

Deep Sea Volcano Eruption

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Scientists have successfully predicted the eruption of an underwater volcano for the first time ever, proving that what’s been done on land, can be done in the oceans. Found at Discovery News.

Yellow Submarine Of The Ocean Depths

Friday, May 27th, 2011

The Triton 36,000 could be the first manned submarine to make repeated trips to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, according to the ship’s manufacturer, Jorge Ribas reports. Found Discovery News.

Rogue Waves

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Susan Casey wrote her latest book, The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean, after researching the beautiful, mysterious and terrifying behavior of waves for the past three years. Casey recounted astonishing tales of misfit waves from around the world and what drew her to confront them firsthand. Found at Vimeo from poptech.

Night Surfing

Monday, February 7th, 2011

Pro surfer Mark Visser wore a LED-covered vest and caught some waves off the coast in Hawaii. Found at YouTube from fortrussports.

How To Tag A Whale Shark

Friday, December 3rd, 2010

Tagging a whale shark isn’t easy. The giant fish’s skin is thicker and tougher than any animal in the world, and when this diver moves in, the shark adopts a defensive posture. Found at YouTube from AnimalPlanetTV.

Crock Pot Full Of Ocotopi

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

An exploration crew happened upon an abandoned crock-pot and screwdriver upon which sat a large crab. Found at YouTube from neptunecanada.