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! 

Killer whales, or orcas, are the largest members of the oceanic dolphin family.

While the...Read more

The jumbled roots of mangrove trees buffer tropical shorelines from storms and erosion by...Read more

Lamprey fish have terrifying teeth and no jaw — but there'...Read more

Plankton don’t get the credit they deserve. Despite weighing at just 1% of the...Read more

Sixty feet beneath the surface of the Caribbean Sea, aquanaut Fabien Cousteau and industrial...Read more

Waving fronds of seaweed form a peaceful underwater scene, with dappled sunlight pouring down....Read more

Deep in the ocean, there is a profound space between what science can explain and what's...Read more

The sea lamprey, despite its appearance, is a net positive for waterways.
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If we're going to reboot a world shut down by a pandemic, we have to think creatively.

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The survival chances of young orca whales are boosted by the presence of their grandmothers,...Read more