Heart Of The Ocean

Heart Of The Ocean

Heart Of The Ocean ​For anyone who’s seen the movie Titanic, the Heart of the Ocean diamond certainly captures the imagination. But, is there any truth behind that part of the story? Does a real diamond that impressive even exist? What would such a necklace be worth? For the answers to these and so many other questions…

Deepest Free Dive Record

Deepest Free Dive Record

Deepest Free Dive Record ​If you’ve ever wondered what it feels like to be hundreds of feet below the surface of the water without any oxygen, just ask world-record free-diving champion, Herbert Nitsch. Herbert Nitsch, often known better by his nickname as the “Deepest Man On Earth,” holds the freediving world record. Not only can he…

How Deep Is The Mariana Trench

How Deep Is The Mariana Trench

How Deep Is The Mariana Trench ​The Mariana Trench sits between the Philippines and Guam and is the deepest part of the ocean. Of course, as we know, the ocean is a world completely on its own. Even today, we only know about a fraction of the ocean. Just think about how massive the ocean is…

Ocean Plants

Ocean Plants

Ocean Plants ​When people think of the ocean, they often focus on whales, sharks, dolphins, and other marine life that moves, eats, and has similar traits to us. However, we often forget about marine plants, which there are thousands of unique species. Plants that live in the ocean vary based on salinity levels, available sunlight, and…

Largest Ocean In The World

Largest Ocean In The World

Largest Ocean In The World ​What is the largest ocean in the world? What is the difference between an ocean and a sea? How much water is in the oceans? The body of water covering so much of the earth’s surface is truly fascinating and often seems mysterious. The sheer scale and depth of the largest…

How Many Oceans Are There

How Many Oceans Are There

How Many Oceans Are There ​So, how many oceans are there? While it might seem like a simple question given the fact that we have a single global ocean, which acts as the vast body of water that takes up more than 70% of the Earth’s surface, there are distinct bodies of water that we refer…

Deep Sea Explorer

Deep Sea Explorers

Deep Sea Explorers  While most exploration talk these days leads us to space, there is still so much of our planet that we don’t understand. Our knowledge is especially limited when it comes to the ocean. But, of course, the knowledge we DO have is all thanks to the brave ocean explorers who have dedicated…

difference between sea and ocean

Difference Between Sea And Ocean

Difference Between Sea And Ocean ​ Listen up, landlubbers! We know that you live the majority of your life on land, though that doesn’t mean you should ignore the important facts about the seas and oceans. With more than 70% of our planet covered in water, many people think it’s all the same thing. Well, not exactly. While many…

Tide Clock

Tide Clocks

Tide Clocks ​ Anyone who spends their time by the sea knows the difference tides make. It’s not only about predicting when the fish will be biting, or when the waves will be best. The tides can also pose serious safety concerns because some areas are exposed during low tides, then cut off as the water…