Lists

Top Marine Apex Predators

Throughout the world’s oceans, a few marine predators reign supreme in their environments. These incredible creatures, many of which evoke fear in the hearts of swimmers and explorers, include the great white shark, orca, and polar bear. 

Deepest Points on Earth

Throughout the Earth’s oceans, there are a series of incredible trenches, reaching a depth of more than 36,000 feet. These areas are often the centers of intense volcanic activity and can, due to the movements of tectonic plates, cause earthquakes and tsunamis.

Capture of the Pirate Blackbeard

On this list, readers can discover ten of the most notorious pirates throughout history. Hailing from various countries around the world, these pirates were mainly active during the Golden Age of Piracy, between the 1650s and 1730s. 

Ugliest Fish

On this list, readers can explore ten of the ugliest fish living in the Earth’s oceans. These range from the goblin shark to the terrifying gulper eel. 

Famous Shipwrecks

Throughout history, tragic circumstances have caused ships from around the world to sink. Whether they sunk due to storms, human error, or wartime violence, the ships described below are historically important sites. 

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.