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Out for a pizza, baby seal pup taken home to the sea

Out for a pizza, baby seal pup taken home to the sea

Wanderlust and the cold currently blanketing much of the country may have inspired a baby seal to leave the ocean at Cape Cod and wander far inland. ...

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Guilty: scientists faked study on micro-beads' effects on fish

Guilty: scientists faked study on micro-beads' effects on fish

Swedish scientists, Peter Eklöv and Dr. Oona Lönnstedt, were found guilty of  "misconduct in research" in a study that they ...

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Desperate search for missing submarine

Desperate search for missing submarine

In Argentina, hopes are high for the welfare of the crew of an Argentine submarine that vanished on Wednesday after it transmitted a message to Argen ...

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Is wild salmon better for you than farm-raised salmon?

Is wild salmon better for you than farm-raised salmon?

Evidenced by the rapidly growing salmon-farm industry, salmon is one of the world’s most popular fish. The volume of farmed Atlantic salmon inc ...

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Doomed German U-boat found near Belgium -- 23 bodies still on board

Doomed German U-boat found near Belgium -- 23 bodies still on board

More than one hundred years after what was known then as the Great War, divers have found one of the vessels that America and its Allies feared the m ...

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Global herpes outbreak threatens U.S.

Global herpes outbreak threatens U.S.

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Seven-year-old boy starts recycling business

Seven-year-old boy starts recycling business

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More questions in disappearance of Florida teens lost at sea

More questions in disappearance of Florida teens lost at sea

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Ugly fish: is it a mouse or a worm?

Ugly fish: is it a mouse or a worm?

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Killer whale throws hapless seal to its death

Killer whale throws hapless seal to its death

Graphic video of a deadly attack by orcas.

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Ugly fish: Coconut crabs

Ugly fish: Coconut crabs

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Shark panic hits North Carolina vacationers

Shark panic hits North Carolina vacationers

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Desperate 'savages' aboard a Carnival Cruise ship

Desperate 'savages' aboard a Carnival Cruise ship

On a return voyage to Galveston TX, a Carnival Cruise line is now drifting near Mexico. Passengers have no power, A/C, hot food, or toilet facilities. Passengers are desperate.

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Hapless dolphin tries to shake octopus hitch-hiker

Hapless dolphin tries to shake octopus hitch-hiker

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Gulf of Mexico coral die-off is due to BP oil spill

Gulf of Mexico coral die-off is due to BP oil spill

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Ugly fish: Undersea natural arms race inspires creeping crinoids

Ugly fish: Undersea natural arms race inspires creeping crinoids

Besieged by mobile carnivorous sea urchins, the formerly sedentary crinoids have also become mobile, over millions of years. It is move, or be eaten.

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Concordia wreck yields heroine who gave up her lifejacket to a passenger

Concordia wreck yields heroine who gave up her lifejacket to a passenger

Erika Soria Molina, from Peru, is heralded as a heroine in her native country.

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Ugly Fish of the Day: Sea louse

Ugly Fish of the Day: Sea louse

Next time you have a seafood dinner, look into the fish's mouth. You might be surprised.

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Cherchez la femme: mystery woman emerges from Costa Concordia wreck

Cherchez la femme: mystery woman emerges from Costa Concordia wreck

Photographed in the company of disgraced Capt Francesco Schettino, Domnica Cemortan comes clean about their relationship and the wreck of the Costa Concordia.

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Doomed young woman bids mother farewell from Costa Concordia

Doomed young woman bids mother farewell from Costa Concordia

Angela Castellani and her husband, faced with death, considered throwing themselves into the sea. Angela called her mother, and the two prayed together before the end.

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Costa Concordia chaplain reports crewmembers aided passengers

Costa Concordia chaplain reports crewmembers aided passengers

Cruise chaplain Fr Raffaele Mallena saw crewmembers rush to aid passengers on the sinking Costa Concordia. Thousands of passengers still in shelters.

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Slimy mollusks may aid in human memory

Slimy mollusks may aid in human memory

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Japan's tsunami debris heads towards North America

Japan's tsunami debris heads towards North America

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Ugly Fish of the Day: deepsea barreleye

Ugly Fish of the Day: deepsea barreleye

It thinks with a clear head, and then snatches food from its competitors.

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Catch of the Day: Lion fish

Catch of the Day: Lion fish

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