deep sea

China realises world's longest real-time transmission of deep-sea data

China realises world's longest real-time transmission of deep-sea data

The real-time deep-sea data includes the condition of the subsurface buoy, the flowing speed, direction and pressure of seawater.

Jun 20, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
New shark species can light up the sea

New shark species can light up the sea

Researchers have discovered a new species of lanternshark that can light up the dark and deep sea for its benefit.

Dec 30, 2015, 17:08 PM IST

Hawaii to get massive floating fish farms

A US firm has started work on huge floating cages that will hold 1,000 tonnes of fish in the deep sea off Hawaii`s coast.

Aug 10, 2014, 15:20 PM IST

Life on Earth may have originated at deep sea vents millions of years ago

In the race to know how life finally originated on earth, a thrilling research now reveals that simple metabolic reactions emerged near ancient seafloor hot springs, enabling the leap from a non-living to a living world.

Apr 10, 2014, 23:46 PM IST

Bacteria that haven’t eaten for 86 million years found

Researchers including one of Indian origin have discovered deep-sea bacteria at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean that can almost survive without food - they haven’t eaten for an incredible 86 million years.

May 23, 2012, 17:49 PM IST

Explore the sea with underwater technology

New technology sensors planted five km deep can now enable humans to explore the sea, say researchers.

Sep 07, 2011, 18:21 PM IST

Explore the sea with underwater technology

New technology sensors planted five km deep can now enable humans to explore the sea, say researchers.

Sep 07, 2011, 18:21 PM IST

Man fishes out lost wedding ring from deep ocean

A New Zealand man has been dubbed the Lord of the Ring after he searched and found his wedding ring more than a year after it slipped off his finger and sank to the sea floor.

Aug 20, 2009, 18:25 PM IST