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7.5-magnitude earthquake hits in remote areas of Indonesia; no tsunami threat

The quake hit at a depth of 220 km, the USGS said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

24 Jun 2019 9:15 AM

Your sunscreen pollutes beaches, harms aquatic life

In many sunscreens, TiO2 is present as tiny nanoparticles, which are coated with protective chemicals.

19 Aug 2018 5:40 PM

Starfish making comeback after syndrome killed millions

From 2013 to 2014, Sea Star Wasting Syndrome hit sea stars from British Columbia to Mexico.

30 Dec 2017 9:57 AM

US might place atlantic sea turtle on endangered list

Leatherback turtles are world's largest sea turtles. They can weigh up to 2,000 pounds. They are also the deepest diving turtle.

13 Dec 2017 10:17 AM

Melting ice making Greenland sea less saline

Melting ice is causing coastal waters in Greenland to become less saline, which may in turn affect marine life.

16 Oct 2017 1:39 PM


Mars study offers clues to origin of life on Earth

This study by NASA may finally clue us in about the origin of life on Earth.

07 Oct 2017 8:49 PM