Posts Tagged ‘ocean’

Are Temperatures And Ocean Levels Rising Dangerously? Not Really. By Dom Armentano

STRAIGHT LINE LOGIC There is some difficulty measuring ocean levels, but the temperature levels are unambiguously ambiguous, yielding no firm conclusion as to whether things are getting hotter, colder, or staying the same. From Dom Armentano at lewrockwell.com: There are two widely held climate-change beliefs that are simply not accurate.  The first is that there […]

Atlantic Ocean May Disappear Soon

According to some scientists, the Atlantic Ocean is rapidly “aging” and may soon disappear from the face of the Earth. A team of researchers from Australia found a quickly forming subduction zone on the ocean floor. Usually these zones are a sign of “aging.” Scientists do not rule out that their formation is to be […]

Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act introduced in Senate

Earlier this week House Democrats introduced new legislation that aims at addressing how human-caused climate change has impacted the ocean and what the federal government can do to help.  Arizona Democrat Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva, who chairs the House Natural Resources Committee, introduced the Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act with a statement saying: “A healthy ocean […]

Fishermen Oppose ‘Catastrophic’ Release Of Fukushima Water To Ocean

Fishermen Oppose ‘Catastrophic’ Release Of Fukushima Water To Ocean Above photo: An employee of Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) uses a geiger counter next to storage tanks for radioactive water at TEPCO’s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, Japan, January 15, 2020. Reuters/Aaron Sheldrick. Tokyo – Japanese fish industry representatives […]

The Atlantic Ocean contains at least 10 times more plastic pollution than previously estimated

A recent study by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC),  found there is at least 10 times more plastic in the Atlantic than previously thought. The mass of ‘invisible’ microplastics found in the upper waters of the Atlantic Ocean is approximately 12- 21 million tonnes. Our latest #microplastics study identified plastic contaminants in seawater samples using […]

Dead humpback whale found at Ocean Shores, Washington

     A dead humpback whale washed ashore Sunday morning at Ocean Shores. John Calambokidis, senior research biologist with Cascadia Research Collective, said the whale, a young female, was entangled in crab gear, which may have caused its death. The dead whale was seen floating off shore Friday and was reported to the Coast Guard. It […]

The Pacific Ocean is becoming the world’s largest trash dump

(Natural News) For years, the Pacific Ocean has inspired composers, painters, and writers to come up with masterpieces that praise its beauty. Sadly, these could now be things of the past. The Pacific Ocean is now one huge garbage dump that covers 600,000 square miles, no thanks to all kinds of debris — including […]

Persistent Aquatic Living Sensors: The scary plan to militarize ocean life

     The US military has plans to create genetically modified marine organisms that can be used as underwater spies for the military. Fantastic as this idea may seem, the Pentagon’s research arm, DARPA (or Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), has actually launched a new program that aims to tap into the “natural sensing capabilities” of […]

Future of the Sea report: Ocean plastic projected to triple within seven years

     If we don’t act now, plastic pollution in the world’s oceans is projected to increase three-fold within seven years, according to a startling new report. The Future of the Sea report, released Wednesday for the UK government, found that human beings across the globe produce more than 300 million metric tons of plastic per […]

Adidas Sold a Million Shoes Made of Ocean Plastic

Adidas sold a million pairs of shoes made from ocean plastic last year, according to CEO Kasper Rorsted. In 2015, the German sportswear giant partnered with Parley for the Oceans , an environmental initiative addressing major threats to the world’s oceans, to develop products made from recycled marine plastic. After much anticipation, they introduced three versions of the UltraBoost shoe […]

More Official UFO Footage Released: This One Was Filmed Zipping Across The Ocean

Next Story “If somebody’s laughing at what you say, you’re standing in the future and looking back. We have these glimpses of technology now that tell us, maybe there’s a way to go do that.”  The quote above comes from Steve Justice, a (very) recently retired director of Aerospace for Lockheed Martin, formerly known as […]

The Secret on the Ocean Floor

The Secret on the Ocean Floor February 19th, 2018 Via: BBC: In the summer of 1974, a large and highly unusual ship set sail from Long Beach in California. It was heading for the middle of the Pacific where its owners boasted it would […]

Plastic pollution is devastating ocean ecosystems, turning them into “toxic repositories;” documentary spurs action

(Natural News) Sir David Attenborough, an English veteran broadcaster and naturalist who recently made a documentary on plastic and its harmful effects on the environment, said that the Earth’s oceans are slowly becoming a toxic depository due to the evil deeds of the planet’s dwellers. Describing one scene from the documentary, Attenborough […]

US Nuclear Waste, Equivalent To 2,000 Hiroshima’s, Pouring Into Pacific Ocean

A concrete dome holding radioactive waste of 42 nuclear explosions is leaking into the pacific ocean, veterans have warned.   The Enewetak Atoll was used by the US government to test 30 megatons of weapons – equivalent to 2,000 Hiroshima blasts – in the 1950’s. Express.co.uk reports: More than 8,000 people would later work to clean […]

Ocean floors sinking under weight of melting glaciers – study

Redistribution of water, once stored in ice sheets, is causing sea levels to rise. Researchers have now found the change is also having another affect – the ocean floor is subsiding under the increasing weight of the added water, according to a new study, published in the Geophysical Research Letters. ‘Most serious effects of human […]

Trump Plan To Shrink Ocean Monuments Threatens Vital Ecosystems, Experts Warn

The Trump administration’s plan to shrink four land-based national monuments has provoked howls of anguish from environmental groups, Native American tribes and some businesses, such as the outdoors company Patagonia. Accompanying changes to protected monuments in the oceans – vastly larger areas than their land-based counterparts – have received less attention, but could have major consequences for […]

Radioactivity still lingering in the Pacific Ocean from nuclear bomb tests more than 50 years ago

(Natural News) A study published in the journal Science of the Total Environment revealed that radioactivity remains persistent in the lagoons of remote Marshall Island atolls in the Pacific Ocean where the United States carried out a total of 66 nuclear weapon tests between the 1940s and 1950s. A team of researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) noted […]

The hunt for opioid alternatives: Researchers look to sensory blocking substances from the ocean

(Natural News) Over two million people in the U.S. have become dependent on opioid drugs, with approximately 52,000 overdose deaths in 2015. The country’s opioid crisis is leading scientists and researchers to find new ways to treat pain, and they’re making a lot of progress. A team of researchers from the University of Utah Health […]

Scientists record Earth’s ‘hum’ in depths of the Indian Ocean

There have been attempts to capture the low-frequency sound since 1959, although it wasn’t until 1998 that Japanese scientists finally managed to record it on land. The hum is caused by “free oscillations,” or the slight expanding and contracting of our planet. Nobody knows exactly where these oscillations are coming from. One theory is that […]

Underwater geology: Scientists have discovered that ocean currents create avalanches, rivers and other seafloor infrastructure changes

(Natural News) We know more about space than the behavior and structure of the ocean deep. Scientists recently discovered that deep ocean currents cause sediment avalanches and changes to rivers and the sea floor. The team of scientists responsible for this discovery is led by Maria Azpiroz-Zabala, Dr. Matthieu Cartigny, professors Peter Talling, Dan Parsons […]

Ocean County Sheriff’s Officer Admits Stealing Cocaine Used For Canine Training

A lieutenant who was heading the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department canine unit has pleaded guilty to misusing more than a kilogram of cocaine designated for canine training. John C. Adams, 40, of Toms River is required to serve three years in prison with two years of parole ineligibility under a guilty plea to official misconduct […]

Japan wants to push a million tons of radioactive water into the Pacific Ocean

Japan has still not come to a consensus on what to do with a million tons of nuclear water six years after their primary nuclear power plant in Fukushima was rocked by a tsunami. The water stored in 900 large, dense, packed tanks on site could spill if another major natural disaster […]

A Bone-Chilling Narration By Harrison Ford Speaking As The Ocean

Next Story The video below, narrated by Harrison Ford, was put together by Conservation International, an organization devoted to supporting natural ecosystems, biodiversity, and human well-being all around the world. Now, I did take a look at their board of directors and saw it’s comprised of very wealthy and powerful people who definitely have the means to make […]

Atlantic Found….Ancient Alien Pyramids Discovered On Ocean Floor Off The US Coast

“Yes, they could have been built by ancient aliens and probably were.” Some viewers were left gobsmacked by his claims. One said: “Very good find, hats off to the person who discovered them.” Another viewer said: “Hell yeah I’m going scuba diving in Nassau and now I have an exact coordinate to dive to.” A […]

Ocean pollution threatens food supply: British mussels found to be full of microplastics

(Natural News) A study carried out by researchers at the King’s College London has revealed that a wide majority of mussel samples taken from different beaches are contaminated with microplastics. As part of the research, the scientists collected mussel samples from four beaches around Kent, U.K. and found that up to 60 percent of samples exhibited microplastic contamination on average. […]

Is Sri Lanka Being Used by Big Powers into Making the Indian Ocean Another South China Sea?

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Monstrous One Ton Ocean Sunfish Caught In Russia’s Far East

“There has been no such specimen that I can remember; there is the dolphinfish, also known for its size and reaching 1.5 meters, but I have never seen a sunfish weighing more than a ton here before,”  said fisherman Artur Balkarov. By the time the fascinating behemoth was brought ashore three days later, it had begun […]

‘The Ocean Is Missing!’: Irma Literally Sucked All the Water Away from Coastline

By Aaron Nelson The energy behind powerful Hurricane Irma is so massive that it sucked water into itself and away from shorelines in the Bahamas on Friday. Video footage from Long Island, Bahamas has quickly gone viral after being posted across social media when it revealed the ocean was literally missing as Hurricane Irma passed […]

SHOCKING: Bahamas Island Ocean Missing …GONE!!!

Before and After Photos of the same area Long Island, Bahamas THE OCEAN IS MISSING! Editor’s Note: This video footage is from Long Island, Bahamas and shows a dry ocean floor after Hurricane Irma hit on Friday, September 8th. Irma took all of the water around Long Island, Bahamas with her and left the ocean […]

How Two Young Surfers Are Cleaning Up The Ocean

Next Story It should be clear to us by now, we need to become more mindful about how we treat our environment. I recall as a kid being taught about littering in school and how we all needed to make an effort to stop it. It seemed so prominent back then. I remember going out into […]

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