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The Beautiful and Bold Discus Fish

The Discus Fish, a beautiful and magnificent fish often found in aquariums the world over. It is native to the Amazon river basin in South America. The image above is a color sketch made with Topaz and Photoshop. It’s viewed … Continue reading

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The Beauty and Mystery of the Coral Reef

A beautiful paining depicting an underwater coral reef scene.  

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Beauty of the Sailfish

Painting of a Sailfish leaping over the ocean at sunset.    

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Shark Bits: Barracuda and Great White

Shark Week has come and gone, but they remain one of the most interesting marine animals to many. Here are two quick Shark bits (or bites?) on the Barracuda and the Great White. Beware the Barracuda The Barracuda Fish is … Continue reading

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True Facts About the Fukushima Disaster

There’s been so much misinformation spread about the impact of the terrible Fukushima Disaster on the coast of Japan. Fortunately, Kim Martini of Deep Sea News put together a detailed account of what actually happened there along with a factual … Continue reading

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Swimming with Dolphins

Amazing and stunning footage captured with a GoPro HD Hero camera. This was captured by a fisherman who left the camera submerged underwater and towed it behind his boat on his return trip home near Santa Cruz, CA. If you … Continue reading

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19 Year Old Proposes Cleaning Up Half the Garbage in the Pacific in Under 10 Years

“I have invented a method to clean up almost half of the great Pacific’s garbage patch in just 10 years, using the currents to my advantage.” Boyan Slat first presented his ideas during a TEDx Talk in Delft, which has … Continue reading

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Little Known Facts About the Ocean

…courtesy of MarineBio: Sharks bite roughly 70 people each year worldwide, with perhaps 6-10 fatalities, according to data compiled in the International Shark Attack File (ISAF).┬áThis is far less than the number of people injured each year by elephants, bees, … Continue reading

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Marine Life in the Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean is the best instance of marine biodiversity in this world with its vibrant population of whales, sharks and fish. That’s why it’s very important conserve this varied marine life through education. The best place to begin with … Continue reading

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Hazards to Marine Life Around the Earth

Marine life is falling rapidly all around the world. It doesn’t matter where you look the sea animal and fish populations is dropping. Part of this is as a result of climate and some to pollution. Some is stripping resources’ … Continue reading

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