Oxygen masks and tanks may soon be history for underwater expeditions
Oxygen masks and tanks may soon be history for underwater expeditions

Scientists have recently created a crystal that might make breathing possible underwater, without using Oxygen masks and tanks.

Massive extinct volcano discovered beneath Pacific Ocean
Massive extinct volcano discovered beneath Pacific Ocean

A massive 100 million-year-old ancient extinct volcano has been discovered lurking four kilometres underwater in one of the least explored areas of the Pacific Ocean.

Sidharth, Shraddha shoot underwater sequence for 7 hrs

Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor remained underwater for seven hours to shoot a romantic track for their upcoming film `Ek Villain`.

Land animals learned to breathe underwater!

Four-legged animals first developed the ability to breathe air as ancient fish in water, scientists have found.

Cure to TB could lie in bacteria found underwater

The search for a cure for deadly infectious disease like Tuberculosis has led a researcher for the US deep underwater.

Underwater stunt gave Matt Damon sleepless nights

Actor Matt Damon was terrified after shooting an underwater scene in his 2004 movie ‘The Bourne Supremacy’ as he has always had a fear of drowning.

Underwater caves could give clues about life

Discoveries made in some underwater caves in the Bahamas could provide clues about how ocean life formed on Earth millions of years ago.

Underwater programme may help humans talk to dolphins

Humans are a step closer to communicating directly with animals, thanks to a group of scientists developing an underwater computer to recognise dolphin sounds and then respond in real time.

China moves to protect underwater relics

Two Chinese government agencies have signed an agreement to protect the country`s underwater cultural heritage.

Navy to procure diver propulsion vehicles

The Navy is planning to buy propulsion vehicles that would enable it to carry out undersea clearing operations during combat in quicker time.

Turtles use ``super tongue`` to survive underwater

Scientists have discovered that the musk turtle possesses a tongue lined with buds that allows it to breathe underwater and stay submerged for months.

6.8-magnitude underwater quake off Tonga

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck
off the Pacific island nation of Tonga, sending panicked
residents into the streets at night, but there were no
immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Maldives to hold cabinet meeting underwater

Maldives ministers are taking scuba lessons & learning underwater signs in preparation for an unprecedented Cabinet meeting at the bottom of the ocean intended to highlight the threat global warming poses to the low-lying nation.