Ocean News

All the latest news from New Zealand and around the world about what's happening in our Ocean World from the serious to the downright strange! 

Nudibranchs, colloquially known as sea slugs, are some of the more eye-popping critters to grace...Read more

When lobsters are life, environmental change affects livelihoods, and warming waters...Read more

Scientists believe a species of fungus called Aspergillus tubingensis could...Read more

 Scientists have used a remotely-operated submarine that helped discover the wreck of the...Read more

Seabirds are more at risk of dying due to plastic in New Zealand than anywhere else in the world...Read more

The nautilus’s impressive memory has survived five mass extinctions!

...Read more

Opioids are powerful pain relievers, but their addictive nature also creates powerful trouble...Read more

How argonaut cephalopods evolved their own architecture to return to the open ocean....Read more

Footage of the ocean floor around Antarctica has revealed that instead of being a cold, icy,...Read more

Tiny ‘microplastic’ particles pose a major threat to the world’s biggest species of megafauna –...Read more