Tag: Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Downed WWII Aircraft Found in Pacific After 72 Years

Downed WWII Aircraft Found in Pacific After 72 Years

An American carrier-based torpedo bomber, the TBM-1C Avenger aircraft, was recently found in the waters surrounding the Pacific island nation of Palau after having been missing in action (MIA) for nearly 72 years since World War II.

Santa Claus Coral Reef (Eric Risberg / Associated Press)

Science Says: Evil Coral Reefs Acidify Oceans

Scientists have discovered the cause of the world’s second deadliest environmental threat after global warming. And the news really couldn’t be worse for the greenies. It seems that Ocean Acidification is not, after all, the result of man’s selfishness and