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A Psyche the Size of the Sea

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

The zombie-like desolation of dying reefs signals a depletion of the human spirit hanging in anxious limbo somewhere between life and death.

5 Pictures of the Caribbean

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Just because. For more from Maria Rodale, visit www.mariasfarmcountrykitchen.com...

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, What The Hell Is That Thing?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.03.2013 | Green

It's a Mola mola, aka a common mola. That is what it is. According to National Geographic, molas can grow to be as long as 14 feet, and can weigh ...

WATCH: Maddow Gives A Warning On Syria

Posted 08.28.2013 | Media

Rachel Maddow called on Tuesday for Congress to debate and vote on a potential American attack on Syria before President Obama takes any action. It...

My Greece

Anastasia Rubis | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel
Anastasia Rubis

I'm boring in Greece. I don't have a car, Internet connection, or TV. I slice tomatoes and cucumbers and sweep the apartment, learning to live with a perpetual dusting from dirt roads.

Lot's Wife, Noah's Ark and Rogues Gallery: Sea Music Recordings

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 09.30.2013 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

There's a thriving scene for historical and contemporary sea music, with festivals all over. Here in the U.S., the premiere festival is at Mystic Seaport in Connecticut, and last month my band Ocean Celtic was lucky enough to play there and meet many of the great sea music performers.

Reuters Twitter Account Hacked

Posted 07.30.2013 | Technology

A Reuters news service Twitter account appeared to have been hacked Monday, as the news organization suddenly began tweeting messages supportive of th...

The (Less Than) Eternal Sea

Lewis Lapham | Posted 08.02.2013 | Green
Lewis Lapham

Nothing in the sea lives by itself, nothing either on the earth or in the air or in the minds of men. To know the sea is mortal is to know that we are not apart from it.

Japan: Dancing on the Grave of the Bluefin Tuna

Matt Rigney | Posted 03.25.2013 | Green
Matt Rigney

The first bluefin tuna of the year sold in Tokyo has yet again garnered an astronomical price -- encouraging the view of this beleaguered animal as a high-status food when they deserve to stand with the white rhino and the mountain gorilla as a species under our protection.

One Recipe Not on the Menu: Shark Fin Soup

Francesca Koe | Posted 02.03.2013 | Green
Francesca Koe

As families around the world prepare festive plans for holiday feasting, thankfully a certain soup is swimming off the menu this year -- shark fin soup. As a result, many of the important and majestic sharks that maintain balance in our marine ecosystems will roam free, fins intact.

PHOTOS: 7 Cruises That Help You Stay Fit At Sea

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.04.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Enjoy your vacation without taking home extra pounds as a souvenir.

"Seashore"

Gideon Resnick | Posted 05.19.2012 | Arts
Gideon Resnick

Silently creeping deviance, She swam to the shore, cigarette ablaze With the light of the moonlit glow That glazed her eyes red revenge, Sopping seas...

Shark Attacked, Media Bites Rosie O'Donnell

Carl Safina | Posted 03.14.2012 | Green
Carl Safina

A bit of a splash erupted on the Web yesterday in the form of photos showing a boat displaying two hammerheads. One was a shark. The other was the celebrity, Rosie O'Donnell.

What You Need to Know About Antarctica

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

I have just returned from Antarctica, the loneliest, driest, most desolate place in the world. The only way to get there is by ship. So why go?

The Eight Most Beautiful Mediterranean Beaches (PHOTOS)

Paolo Rossi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Paolo Rossi

Pearly white sand and a clear blue sea are not an exception around the Mediterranean Sea.

It Will Take a Mission

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

This week, in Obama's Oval Office speech on the oil spill, he used the term "mission." That's the right word. It will take a purposeful commitment to a mission of change to truly respond to the epiphany in the Gulf.

A Time for Moral Reckoning

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Theologically, we are witnessing a massive despoiling of God's creation. We were meant to be stewards of the Gulf of Mexico. Instead, we are watching the destruction of all that. Why?

Haiti's Fish and Coral, An Untold Story Of Environmental Loss

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph B. Treaster

Some aid projects have focused on restoring the country's forests, but few have tried to fix the generations of harm that has been done to Haiti's coral, its mangroves, its beaches and, most of all, its fish.

GPS-fitted Marine Animals Help "Write" Atlas

Mother Nature Network | Bryan Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In putting together an atlas for one of Earth's least understood marine ecosystems, the Patagonian Sea, scientists had a novel idea: What if it could ...

Eating Fish, Eating What?

Trey Borzillieri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Trey Borzillieri

The average consumer is so uninformed about fish that looking through the glass case and pointing is like hitting a button on a vending machine with signage in a foreign language.

The Sea as Sanatorium

Alex Henry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Alex Henry

What once bored me about the beach--its uneventfulness--is now the source of its appeal.

Japan Fears Massive Jellyfish Invasion

pinktentacle.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Japanese researchers monitoring the activity of giant jellyfish in Chinese waters are warning of a potentially historic and catastrophic invasion this...

Sharks Face Risk Of Extinction

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Almost a third of the world's ocean shark species are facing extinction, conservationists warned yesterday....

Our Oceans Could Run Out Of Fish By 2048 (VIDEO)

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One billion people rely on seafood for their sole source of protein. But if we don't start eating more sustainably, scientists predict that our waters...

Blue Revolution

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

As land-based societies attempt to cope with economic, environmental and assorted other problems, the notion of a totally new initiative to do it better next time seems enticing at sea.