Melting ice is causing the ocean to sink, worrying new study reports

Scientists have identified yet another unexpected consequence of climate change.

Scientists track Earth’s ancient, destroyed oceans

The oceans and continents aren’t as fixed as we tend to think of them.

The devastating state of ocean pollution in one depressing photo

The author wishes this photo ‘didn’t exist’.

Conditions on early-Venus might have allowed for an ocean of liquid water

Well, they don’t anymore.

Geological deposits hint at ancient ocean on Mars’ surface

Can’t have a devastating water wave without water!

First deep-sea mining operation scheduled to start in 2019 — here are the bots that will do it

Whether you agree to the idea or not, the bots sure are awesome.

The oxygen in the oceans has decreased by 2% in the past 50 years

It’s like the ocean is having a heart attack.

Johnson&Johnson to remove plastic from swabs, switch to paper

You can flush as many of these babies as you like.

Strange ‘Muriwai Monster’ is a crustacean colony, New Zealand marine scientists say

Beaches — the final frontier. For these guys at least.

Pluto’s ‘heart’ might be filled with an ocean of liquid water

Pluto shares some love.

For the last 18 years, robotic mussels have been watching over our oceans

They’ve collected staggering amounts of data.

The oceans are filled with song, and here’s a part of it

You could call it a flowing melody.

The Greenland ice sheet is losing some 270 billion tons of ice each year, a new study finds

Knowing how much water gets melted into the oceans will help us estimate the impact of rising sea levels.

Fish urine keeps corals healthy, but we’re taking all the fish out of the water

Does this mean I have to pee in the pool now?

Vikings might have actually used sunstones to navigate

The legends might have been true after all.

Adidas to award first 50 pairs of recycled ocean trash sneakers

The company has chosen to award the shoes via a raffle system on Instagram

First solar-powered boat to cross the Atlantic embarks on historical journey

A little ship braving the ocean on its own.

Huge waves of foam wash over Froggy Beach after last week’s storm

Stormy weather has an unusual upside if you happen to live on Australia’s eastern coasts: giant waves of sea foam.

Are cephalopods taking over the oceans?

Human activity has been wreaking havoc on ocean life. One group however seems to thrive where others struggle to survive: new evidence shows that cephalopods’ numbers have significantly increased over the last six decades.

Underwater maintenance robot-snakes look scary but are actually quite cool

Eelume company developed a snake-like robot for underwater maintenance tasks. The deceptively simple robots could drastically reduce operating costs for deep sea rigs.