Ocean Info – Exploring the Big Blue Sea and Beyond

 

Understand the ocean, sea life, rivers, geographic wanders, sailing, and explore the wonders of the deep blue sea.

 

 

The box jellyfish is named for its box-like shape and known for its incredibly dangerous venom it transmits through its tentacles. 

Mariana Trench animals

The Mariana Trench is in the western Pacific Ocean, around 200 kilometers, or 124 miles, from the Mariana Islands. The trench is the deepest point in the worlds’ oceans. 

Lizardfish

The lizardfish is an interesting marine animal that is capable of changing it’s pattern to blend in with the ocean floor.

basking shark vs. great white shark

The basking shark and great white shark are two very different animals. Both prowl the Earth’s oceans but one is smaller and predatory while the other is larger and a filter feeder.

Rainbow Shark

One of the smallest fish to adopt a “shark” name, Rainbow shark or sometimes known as the red-finned, or ruby shark, is a native to the Southeast Asian freshwaters.

10 Famous Maritime Explorers

From the discovery of a passage from Europe to India to the first European to set foot in the New World, this list chronicles some of the most important feats of maritime exploration in history.