With sea life is in danger due to rising ocean acidification, the Wendy Schmidt Ocean XPrize kicks off with $2 million in prize money on the line for the best methods for measuring ocean pH levels.
A team of international scientists has spent four years painstakingly cataloguing every known living organism in the Southern Ocean.
The Nereus unmanned deep-sea vehicle is lost at sea after attempting a dramatic dive into an ocean trench.
These won't last long, in part because they come with 200MB of monthly 4G data -- for life -- and in part because they're awesome.
NASA cracks the mystery of a large group of lights seen off the coast of Argentina, far from any town.
As oceans become overfished, polluted, and warmer, the X Prize foundation is looking to the public to come up with ideas for three new challenges to pose to the world's top innovators.
Using eight flexible legs and a soft web, a robotic octopus can scull through the water like its cephalopod inspiration.
Researchers are developing a "deep-sea computing network" that could bring Wi-Fi access underwater to better detect tsunamis, collect data, and monitor offshore activity.
Beating out four fellow finalists, Tracy Villareal wins the PacX Challenge with a proposal to compare ocean data collected by satellites with data collected on the surface of the ocean.
Sony's VPL-GTZ1 is an ultra-short throw laser projector. We get some eyes on it at the CEDIA Expo, along with a double stack of $25,000 4K projectors, and find out some great news for 4K fans about the FMP-X10 media player.