"A resort wonderland afloat" may be the best words to describe the Harmony of the Seas, known to be the world's largest cruise ship. It has been introduced to the world on Thursday at a sunset ceremony at Florida's Port Everglades. Its maiden voyage was witnessed by travel agents, people from the media, and other very important personalities.
As hurricane Matthew intensified in north of Colombia, rare lightning sprites lit up the skies just above the thunderstorm clouds.
Efforts are being undertaken to get Manatees back in the Caribbean after being endangered. The Singapore Zoo recently released two young manatees to the island region as part of a repopulation project for the endangered sea cows led by the Guadeloupe National Park.
In the Caribbean, one of the hydrothermal vents is unlike the others analyzed to date. A recent study from the University of Southampton looked at this particular vent.
A now-extinct monkey's one-million-year-old fossil was found embedded in limestone in an underwater cave in the Dominican Republic. This adds to findings about New World monkeys in the Caribbean.
The highly invasive New Guinea flatworm, which spreads quickly and upsets the food chain, has been sighted in Florida.
Scientists everywhere are frantically fretting over the fact that Caribbean coral reefs are declining at an alarming rate, but a new study shows that there may be some hope yet. The answer lies in the conservation of reef grazers like the parrotfish and sea urchin.