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Hurricane Dorian approaches the coast of Florida

A cocktail of weird Caribbean weather is making Hurricane Dorian’s path especially hard to predict

Hurricane Dorian is expected to make landfall in Florida on Monday as a Category 4 storm. It hasn't followed the path scientists anticipated.

A great white shark was tracked to Long Island Sound for the first time ever, researchers say

The nearly 10-foot-long, 533-pound shark was seen swimming near Greenwich, Connecticut, by Ocearch, which electronically tracks ocean life.
The amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima sails past the Statue of Liberty as it enters New York Harbor, November 10, 2016.

The US Navy’s newest fleet is bulking up for ‘leaner, agile’ operations to counter Russia in the Atlantic and the Arctic

Second Fleet, originally set up to deter the Soviet Union, was deactivated in 2011. Now it's back and is focused on being more flexible and effective.
The Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus).

We’re accidentally driving this extremely ugly fish to extinction

The wolffish is being hunted to extinction and — unlike the panda or the snow leopard — isn't cute enough to for people to want to save it.

Iran says it will send warships into the Atlantic Ocean, challenging the US by pushing closer to American waters

Iran has decided to send warships into the Atlantic Ocean, the announcement coming as Iran bristles over the presence of a US carrier in the Persian Gulf.

79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the first major naval battle of World War II

The British faced a bleak outlook in the early days of World War II, but a naval victory thousands of miles away from Europe boosted spirits at home.
Circa 1912: The luxury White Star liner 'Titanic', which sank on its maiden voyage to America in 1912, seen here on trials in Belfast Lough.

A $500 million replica of the original Titanic could set sail across the Atlantic in 2022

Nearly 110 years after the Titanic sank to the floor of the Atlantic Ocean, an Australian shipping company plans on to inaugurate Titanic II on a trip across the Atlantic Ocean in 2022 via the same route the original Titanic took.
Hurricane Irma churns across the Atlantic Ocean on September 5, 2017.

The 11 strongest hurricanes ever to form in the Atlantic Ocean, ranked by wind speed

To put big storms into perspective, here are 11 hurricanes that topped the charts as the strongest in the history of the Atlantic Ocean, based on wind speed.
Satellite imagery shows hurricanes Florence, Isaac, and Helene from space on September 10, 2018.

Astronauts in space just saw all 3 threatening hurricanes lurking in the Atlantic Ocean

Hurricane Florence is predicted to slam into the US East Coast as a major storm. Two other hurricanes — Isaac and Helene — have also appeared in the Atlantic Ocean. Astronauts aboard the International Space Station recently saw all three hurricanes and photographed two of them.
Russian nuclear submarine Dmitry Donskoy sails under the Great Belt Bridge in Denmark on its way to Saint Petersburg, July 21, 2017.

Russia’s undersea naval activity is at record levels, and NATO is worried about a crucial lifeline to the world

"Russia is clearly taking an interest in NATO and NATO nations' undersea infrastructure," a senior NATO official said.