It is possible that some of the "individual" waves are actually higher than 19 meters.
Climate change poses a great threat in the long-term survival of deep-sea coral population in the North Atlantic region.
A new study revealed that the North Atlantic right whales may face extinction due to the increasing numbers of entanglement and decrease birth rates.
Warming Arctic waters have cleared the way for the Crystal Serenity to be the first luxury cruise ship to traverse the Northwest Passage. It sets sail from Alaska on Aug. 16, on a voyage through the waters of the Canadian Arctic, continuing to Greenland.
Killer whales have been studied for the first time in their North Atlantic range. Compared to their Pacific Northwest counterparts that feast on Chinook salmon, the Atlantic dwellers prefer preying on minke whales.
Several patrons of a grocery store in Bangor, Maine recently saw eels swimming in the parking lot during a heavy rain.
As sea ice retreats in Iceland and Greenland Seas, the traditional exchange of cold and warm currents for Europe and northern Africa could shift.
During the last Ice Age, massive slabs of ice covered much of North America, but new research now shows that calving icebergs resulted in a huge influx of freshwater that increased the production of the greenhouse gas, methane, in tropical wetlands.
Scientists are just beginning to understand how whales produce sound, and now new research suggests that like humans, North Atlantic right whales boast unique individual voices.
Scientists have discovered what are called "dead zones" in the tropical North Atlantic, and they could potentially lead to mass fish kills, according to new research.
A fleet of icebergs is probably not to blame for abrupt episodes of cooling in the North Atlantic over the past 440,000 years, according to new research.
The Gulf Stream system, one of Earth's most important heat transport systems, is slower than ever before, and researchers warn that it may result in drastic climate impacts, according to a new study.