Tag: pacific ocean

Photo: Markus Thompson An amazing find coming from The Verge today of a Canon Rebel XS (Canon EOS 1000D) camera that survived an entire year floating in the Pacific Ocean relatively intact. The lens and SD card are damaged but Markus Thompson, who found the camera while diving in Deep Bay, BC, managed to scrape […]

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Photo: NASA/Robert Simmon and Marit Jentoft-Nilsen, based on MODIS data It’s big and it covers 75% of Earth. Click below to see the Pacific Ocean bigger.

Photo: Chris Jordan Chris Jordan has released the trailer to his upcoming film called Midway in which he travels to a remote island in the Pacific Ocean to capture the destruction that man-made materials — especially plastic — are doing to natural wildlife there. It’s all to do with the phenomenon known as the Great […]


This is so sad. The already-endangered blue whale has lost another family member to a possible collision with a ship. The photo above taken by Flip Nicklin shows the blue whale belly-up in the Pacific Ocean with a flock of seagulls perched on its underside. Certainly not the kind of photo of a blue whale […]