Read more about the article Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them
The statues in Turkey's first underwater museum in Side, Turkey, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them

Fishermen have left many of the first underwater museum's 117 sculptures - including a giant statue of Poseidon - badly damaged after flouting a ban on dropping anchors in the area. The Side Underwater Museum, which was erected 2.4 kilometres (1.5 miles) off the coast of the resort town of…

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Read more about the article Endangered Pink Dolphin Released In Safe Waters After Becoming Stranded For Month
Pink dolphin stranded in a river rescued in Casanare, Colombia in January 2022. (Armada Colombia/Newsflash)

Endangered Pink Dolphin Released In Safe Waters After Becoming Stranded For Month

This is the moment Colombian Navy personnel and conservationists rescue an endangered pink river dolphin after it became stranded for over a month, and then release it in safer waters. The pink river dolphin (Inia geoffrensis), also known as the Amazon river dolphin, was rescued from shallow waters in the…

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Read more about the article Survivor Of Costa Concordia Cruise Ship Disaster Receives GBP 80K In Compo
Costa Concordia, the ship involved in a accident on the Island of Giglio, Italy, on 13th January 2012, the Court of Genoa granted Ernesto Carusotti, one of the EUR 77 thousand in compensation, in December, 2021. (Newsflash)

Survivor Of Costa Concordia Cruise Ship Disaster Receives GBP 80K In Compo

A survivor of the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster in 2012 has received nearly GBP 80,000 in compensation for ‘post-shipwreck stress’. The Costa Concordia cruise ship struck an underwater rock, capsized, and sank off Giglio Island near the coast of Tuscany on 13th January 2012. The Court of Genoa has…

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Read more about the article Stunning Underwater Gardens Boost Coral Diversity To Stave Off Reef Destruction
Dozens of corals planted in the coral garden,Mo'orea, French Polynesia. (Cody Clements, Georgia Tech/Newsflash)

Stunning Underwater Gardens Boost Coral Diversity To Stave Off Reef Destruction

These stunning underwater gardens are part of a project to save coral reefs from destruction by increasing their survivability and growth. Although coral reefs occupy less than one percent of the world’s oceans, approximately 25 percent of marine fish species inhabit coral reefs during some part of their lives, making…

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Read more about the article Mysterious Plague Has Decimated Floridas Coral Reef So Experts Built A Noahs Ark Of Coral To Save It
A diver applies an antibiotic paste to a diseased colony of great star coral on Molasses Reef in Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.

Mysterious Plague Has Decimated Floridas Coral Reef So Experts Built A Noahs Ark Of Coral To Save It

One of the worlds largest coral reefs located off the coast of Florida has been decimated by a disease that spreads underwater like a wildfire turning reefs that were once thriving ecosystems into desolate dead zones. The Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLS) first appeared in 2014 and earlier this…

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Read more about the article Hightech Seaweed Farm Removes Pollutants From Estuaries Before They Reach Oceans And Destroy Ecosystems
The cultivation reactor that was used as the base of the model.

Hightech Seaweed Farm Removes Pollutants From Estuaries Before They Reach Oceans And Destroy Ecosystems

Researchers have developed the technology for underwater seaweed farms that can be grown in estuaries and effectively filter out pollutants that runoff from agricultural land before they reach the sea and destroy ecosystems. A two-year-long study by Tel Aviv University and the University of California, Berkeley developed and then created…

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Read more about the article Futuristic Underwater Farm Where Crops Grow In Alien Like Pods Could Be Future Of Farming
A view inside an underwater biosphere on Nemo's farm showing a planet growing deep under the surface of the sea.

Futuristic Underwater Farm Where Crops Grow In Alien Like Pods Could Be Future Of Farming

This futuristic biosphere farm built 30-feet below the waves is growing strawberry, basil and lettuce without soil or pesticides, offering a glimpse into the future as global warming makes traditional farming increasingly challenging. The 'Nemo's Garden' project is the brainchild of Sergio Gamberini, owner of the scuba diving company Ocean…

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Read more about the article British Artist Designs 93 Sculptures For Mediterraneans First Underwater Museum
Artist Jason deCaires Taylor, provided 93 statues for MUSAN, whose opening took place with a ceremony on 31st July, at Pernera beach in Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

British Artist Designs 93 Sculptures For Mediterraneans First Underwater Museum

British artist Jason deCaires Taylor has designed 93 sculptures for the first ever underwater museum in the Mediterranean. The new underwater museum, ideal for divers and snorkelers, was opened off the coast of Ayia Napa in Cyprus. Jason, 47, originally from Dover, previously created the world's first underwater sculpture park…

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Read more about the article Brave Tour Guide Films 20 Foot Long Anaconda As It Sheds Its Skin In River
An anaconda hunter found a 6-meter long specimen in Bonito river, Brazil.

Brave Tour Guide Films 20 Foot Long Anaconda As It Sheds Its Skin In River

This is the moment a 20-foot-long anaconda is filmed shedding its skin underwater by a brave tour guide who had gone snorkelling in a river. Tour guide Vilmar de Oliveira Teixeira filmed the remarkable footage in the river in the Brazilian municipality of Bonito on the morning of Friday, 6th…

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Read more about the article Malta Clears Ghost Nets At Site Of WWI Royal Navy Minesweeper Wreckage
Heritage Malta completed a net removal project at one of their underwater sites, the HMS Nasturtium, ship that sank on 28th April 1916, in July, 2021, in Malta.

Malta Clears Ghost Nets At Site Of WWI Royal Navy Minesweeper Wreckage

Malta has cleared the underwater site of a Royal Navy WWI minesweeping vessel that sank in 1916 of discarded fishing nets and other ‘ghost gear’. The Underwater Cultural Heritage Unit (UCHU) of Heritage Malta organised the removal of nets at the site of HMS Nasturtium. Heritage Malta said about 12…

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