underwater

antarctica

Watch This 'Headless Chicken Monster' Crawl the Deep Southern Ocean

This unusually mobile species of sea cucumber has only been captured on film once before, in the Gulf of Mexico.
Becky Ferreira
10.22.18
under the sea

Watch Fish Swim By Petabytes of Data at Microsoft’s Underwater Data Center

It’s pretty surreal to watch all these fish congregate around the data center like it’s an artificial reef.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.9.18
video

This Is How the Internet Crosses the Ocean

Many people overlook the fact that the internet relies on vast networks of cables connecting continents under the sea.
Motherboard Staff
6.1.18
deep sea tunes

Researchers Are Livestreaming the Sound of the Bottom of the Sea

This underwater microphone is blasting the chatter of whales, sea lions, dolphins, and more.
Sarah Emerson
4.25.18
DIY

Behold a Lego Train Traveling Through a Homemade Underwater Tunnel

Super chill ride.
Samantha Cole
1.21.17
japan

See Where The USS Arizona Remains Suspended In Time, 75 Years Later

The USS Arizona has been buried at sea for decades, only to be visited by underwater divers.
Samantha Cole
12.7.16
Sleeping

Watch These Sleepy Endangered Monks Seal Napping Underwater

Behold, the first footage of Mediterranean monk seals having a snooze.
Sarah Emerson
11.21.16
Luxury Week

Meet the Submarine Inventor Who Wants Everyone to Live Under the Sea

Deep-ocean explorer Phil Nuytten is designing an underwater base.
Jackie Wong
9.28.16
video

Watch a Diver Explore What Might Be the World’s Deepest Underwater Cave

Hranická Propast is already almost as deep as the Empire State Building—and measurements aren’t yet complete.
Rachel Pick
9.4.15
Hell or Salt Water

There Aren't Many Underwater Games, but 'Subnautica' Proves That's a Mistake

Games, in general, invest much more resources in space exploration than ocean exploration, just like in the real world.
Emanuel Maiberg
8.12.15
Hell or Salt Water

How Freedivers Hack Their Own Bodies to Go Without Air

What happens when you hold your breath underwater—and how to delay that process.
Rachel Pick
8.11.15
Hell or Salt Water

Underwater Agriculture: The Scuba Divers Growing Crops in Bubbles Under the Sea

A scuba diving company in Italy wants to create a garden under the sea.
Emiko Jozuka
8.11.15