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Oceans' Fish Could Disappear In 40 Years: UN

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By Sebastian Smith (AFP) NEW YORK — The world faces the nightmare possibility of fishless oceans by 2050 unless fishing fleets are slashed and stocks allowed to recover, UN experts warned Monday. "If the various estimates we have received... come true, then we are in the situation where 40 years down the line we, effectively, are out of fish," Pavan Sukhdev, head of the UN Environment Program's green economy initiative, told journalists in New York. ... Read more about Oceans' Fish Could Disappear In 40 Years: UN

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NASA: Easily The Hottest April — And Hottest Jan-April — In Temperature Record

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Plus a new record 12-month global temperature, as predicted

May 16, 2010 It was the hottest April on record in the NASA dataset.  More significantly, following fast on the heels of the ... Read more about NASA: Easily The Hottest April — And Hottest Jan-April — In Temperature Record

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Wiring The Oceans

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A new state-of-the-art global observatory currently under construction is about to launch ocean science light years ahead

May/June 2010

By Annie Reisewitz Imagine an underwater world with flying androids whizzing thousands of feet below and robotic creatures crawling along vast stretches of ocean floor. ... Read more about Wiring The Oceans

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