Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 14:15
Tokyo Electric Power Co. has found raised levels of radioactive tritium in groundwater sample collected from a newly built observation well by the Pacific Ocean near the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 16:06
The Chinese Navy has claimed to have fulfilled a long-held dream of gaining access to the Pacific Ocean.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 15:47
Iron may not have played an important role in the formation of the North Pacific Ocean, new research has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 18:57
The UN weather agency World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) said on Wednesday that there is only a small chance of an El Nino or La Nina system developing in the Pacific Ocean this year.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 12:14
The top American military commander in the Pacific says the US will oppose moves by any country to seize control of disputed areas in the South China Sea.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 08:52
A tropical storm has formed in the eastern Pacific Ocean, bringing a storm warning for coastal areas in the southernmost parts of Mexico.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 14:01
The crashed fighter, along with other three F-15s, was on way to participate in training above Okinawa from the US Kadena airbase in the prefecture.
Last Updated: Monday, May 27, 2013, 13:39
Despite decades of research, scientists have been unable to explain why El Nino always peak around Christmas and end quickly by February to April.
Last Updated: Monday, April 15, 2013, 08:53
Two warships of China`s Nanhai Fleet have conducted open-sea offence and defence drills in the western Pacific Ocean.
Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 11:42
An international research team has discovered that a highly active bacteria community exists in one of the most inaccessible places on Earth: the bottom of the Mariana Trench.
Last Updated: Friday, March 01, 2013, 16:12
Scientists have discovered new species of sea slugs, feather stars and amphipods in the Madang Lagoon on the north coast of Papua New Guinea.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 12:25
James Cameron`s Deepsea Challenge project has uncovered a rich, vibrant life thriving in ocean depths, ranging from gigantic amoebas and crustaceans to swimming sea cucumbers.
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