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More than 1,000 Marines and sailors were killed during the battle for Tarawa in November 1943, and hundreds of them remain unaccounted for.
The massive plastic-cleaning device invented by a 25-year-old is finally catching trash in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Boyan Slat and The Ocean Cleanup said their new parachute system was finally capturing and retaining plastic in the Pacific Ocean.
A massive plastic-cleanup device invented by a 25-year-old may finally be catching trash in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Boyan Slat's improved device is in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. An underwater parachute is slowing the system down enough to catch plastic.
The massive plastic-cleaning device in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch probably won’t hurt sea creatures — but there’s still a big p...
Environmentalists predicted that the tool would endanger marine life, but The Ocean Cleanup found that animals have been ignoring the device.
Scientists are voicing concern after 9 dead gray whales washed ashore in the San Francisco Bay in 2 months
The ninth dead gray whale washed ashore Ocean Beach in San Francisco on Monday.
It's been a busy week for Chinese and US bombers, both of which have participated in military drills in the same neighborhood recently.
The massive ocean-cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old broke down in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Here’s what went wrong.
The Ocean Cleanup's 2,000-foot-long device was spilling plastic into the ocean instead of cleaning it and had to return to shore in December.
A Scotsman may have faked his own death off the California coast to avoid rape charges, officials say
Kim Gordon, a Scottish tourist, disappeared after diving into the Pacific Ocean in Carmel, California, on February 25.
Unpaid Coast Guard members are deploying for a months-long mission in the Pacific — at home, their bosses are warning about their houses
The Coast Guard cutter Bertholf deployed to the Pacific on January 20, amid a government shutdown that has families worried about basic expenses.
The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is spilling plastic in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
The Ocean Cleanup's plastic-collecting tool is still struggling to do its job in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.